Inside the Australian and New Zealand book industry

Image. Advertisement:

RiP Agnes Nieuwenhuizen

Youth literature advocate and author Agnes Nieuwenhuizen has died, aged 79. Nieuwenhuizen established the first Schools Days at the Melbourne Writers Festival in 1994, leading to the establishment of the festival's Schools Program. She also established the Australian Centre for Youth Literature at the State Library Victoria in 2000 (now...

Please log in or subscribe to access all of Books+Publishing's premium content.



Forgot my password


Purchase a subscription to access Books+Publishing‘s premium content.

We now offer a pay-by-the-month subscription.

Click here to see our range of subscription options.



Category: Obituaries