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JCU Events Book Launch: Cyclone Country by Chrystopher Spicer

JCU Events

Thu, 25 Nov 2021

Book Launch: Cyclone Country by Chrystopher Spicer


When: 25 November 2021, 4:30pm -- 5:30pm

Where: D4, JCU Ideas Lab Foyer, Nguma-bada campus, 14-88 McGregor Road Smithfield, QLD, 4878

College of Arts, Society and Education, James Cook University, invites you to attend the book launch of Cyclone Country: The Language of Place and Disaster in Australian Literature by Chrystopher Spicer, cultural historian and adjunct senior research fellow at James Cook University.

This book explores the connections between people, place and environment through the image of cyclones within fiction and poetry from the Australian state of Queensland, the northern coast of which is characterized by these devastating storms.

Opportunities for discussion and networking to follow, with refreshments provided.

More information: Register for this free event here.
Contact details:

Namassana Holland-Beard |