This week Alex chats to Natcon 2014 Guest of Honour, Ambelin Kwaymullina. The talk about Ambelin's young adult series, The Tribe, the exuberance that teen and young adult readers bring to the genre and what we can expect from Ambelin in the near future.
Ambelin comes form the Palyku people of the Pilbara region of Western Australia, she is also a noted children's picture book author and illustrator. The first book of The Tribe, The Interrogation of Ashala Wolf, was shortlisted in both the science fiction and young adult categories of the 2013 Aurealis Awards.
Ambelin's website is http://www.thefirstwood.com.au/
Interviewer: Alex Pierce
Guest: Ambelin Kwaymullina
Music & Intro: Tansy Rayner Roberts
Post-production: Sean Wright
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