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The Parrtjima Festival of Light, Madeleine Thien, Piya Behrupiya, The publisher's slush pile

September 21st, 2016

Episode 613 of 799 episodes

The Parrttjima Festial of light will see Aboriginal artworks projected onto the Macdonnell Ranges in Central Australia, Madeleine Thien's novel Do Not Say We Have Nothing is on the 2016 Man Booker Prize shortlist, Piya Behrupiya is an Indian adaptation of Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, and the pros and cons of the publisher's slush pile of unsolicited manuscripts.

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