Ecotone heads to DC this weekend for the 2018 Split This Rock Poetry Festival!
Find us at the Social Change Book Fair on Saturday.


Tim Winton

Tim Winton has published twenty books for adults and children, and his work has been translated into twenty-two languages. Since his first novel, An Open Swimmer, won the Australian/Vogel Award in 1981, he has won the Miles Franklin Award three times (for Shallows, Cloudstreet, and Dirt Music) and twice been short-listed for the Booker Prize (for The Riders and Dirt Music). His latest novel is Breath (FSG, 2008). He lives in Western Australia.

Repatriation: Travels Through a Recovering Landscape

In the great sickle-shaped hinterland of the Western Australian wheatbelt, trees have been exterminated. Like embroidered motifs at the hem of a bleached and threadbare rug, a few lonely specimens mark the corners of paddocks. Now and then you’ll encounter a remnant…