Stories told and retold

2012 will be getting off to an extra special start as we begin work on a new program with Dinjerra Primary School in Braybrook. Taking its cue from the school’s current focus on journeys, and exploring the students role as learners and community members, Pigeons are working with Maribyrnong City Council and Dinjerra Primary School to develop a program that will involve parents working with...

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It’s here!

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Launch

Launch

Editors, authors and artists of all ages, as well as their families and friends, last Saturday descended on Yarraville’s beautiful Sun Theatre foyer in a big bespectacled crowd for the launch of early harvest. This inaugural issue of the magazine was launched by award-winning author and contributor to early harvest Sally Rippin, who spoke of the uniqueness of submitting a story directly to...

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The secret is out!

The secret is out!

The secrets, the hints, the sly references to comic content – we’ve been teasing you about early harvest for a while now. Since March, to be exact. So we’re excited to announce: Well, almost. You didn’t think we’d give away all our secrets at once, did you? Especially since the Editorial Board has been working on it for months. … from authors and illustrators, young and old,...

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Aliens with Einstein heads eating … maple syrup?

Pigeons is honoured this year to be part of literary discussions as far away as Canada! Audience members at The Ninth International Conference of the Book held in Toronto later this year will be captivated as Dr Marnee Watkins shares a paper co-written with Dr Pam Macintyre entitled “Aliens with Einstein Heads: Creative storytelling partnerships between child, author and...

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