Alice Curry


Dr Alice Curry is an Honorary Associate of Macquarie University

She is the Children’s Literature Advisor to the Commonwealth Education Trust, for whom she compiled and edited a collection of folk and fairy tales entitled A River of Stories: Tales and Poems from Across the Commonwealth (2011), illustrated by Jan Pieńkowski.


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Essay ‘I can’t believe that!’ said Alice.‘Can’t you?’ the Queen said in a pitying tone. ‘Try again: draw a long breath, and shut your eyes.’Alice laughed. ‘There’s no use trying,’ she said: ‘one can’tbelieve impossible things.’‘I daresay you haven’t...

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