Complete episode: Join Michael Cathcart and Sarah Kanowski for ABC Radio National's Books and Arts: Australia's only national broadcast devoted to literature and the arts. Published Mondays to Saturdays.
August 4th, 2016
Episode 572 of 632 episodes
A Nest of Skunks, a new Australian play about a family of asylum seekers sheltering in a house that proves to be anything but safe, The Casula Powerhouse Art Centre in western Sydney is presenting a landmark exhibition made by artists from around the world with a refugee background; and novelist Sarah Perry on her latest novel, The Essex Serpent, about a small English town at the end of the 19th Century which is terrorised by a deadly serpent.