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by artist Janelle Mendham, published by SalonWriting

a collection of mythopoetic writing

in response to Janelle's wilderness residency @ Hastings Caves


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SalonWriting is a collaborative publishing project focused on innovative and experimental writing from inside the creative process; writing that reveals how artists experience and reflect on the world and their practice.  The project is run by Ruth Hadlow, Marinelle Basson & Morag Porteous in Tasmania, Australia.

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Transgression - inside cover drawing  by janelle mendham  - see INNER TOPOGRAPHIES

The text from this publication is used for the readings in :

Dark Cave (#1) held inside Newdegate Cave at Hastings Caves,  

Dark Cave (#3 ) the performative reading event held in the Hobart Town Hall Underground, and

Dark Cave I Sky Light (#4) held at the Tahune Airwalk in Tasmania's far south forest. 

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