“Dancing East to West”

Title“Dancing East to West”
Year for Search2018
AuthorsPetrie, Simon, and Harvey, Edwina
Secondary AuthorsBridges, Grace, Murray, Lee, and Compton, Aaron
Secondary TitleTe Korero Ahi Kā: To Speak of the Home Fires Burning
Pagination209-21
Date Published2018
PublisherSpecFicNZ: Speculative Fiction New Zealand
Place PublishedNp
KeywordsAustralian author, Female author, Male author, New Zealand author
Annotation

The story is set in Australia in a future after multiple catastrophes destroy the world’s technological civilization. The small community that the survivors have created is presented in eutopian terms, and at the end of the story contact is made by people from New Zealand travelling in an airship. 

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Author Note

Petrie is a New Zealander living in Australia; Harvey is an Australian

Full Text

2018 Petrie, Simon and Edwina Harvey. “Dancing East to West.” Te Korero Ahi Kā: To Speak of the Home Fires Burning. Ed. Grace Bridges, Lee Murray, and Aaron Compton (Np: SpecFicNZ: Speculative Fiction New Zealand, 2018), 209-21. PSt

The story is set in Australia in a future after multiple catastrophes destroy the world’s technological civilization. The small community that the survivors have created is presented in eutopian terms, and at the end of the story contact is made by people from New Zealand travelling in an airship. Petrie is a New Zealander living in Australia; Harvey is an Australian.