RiP Agnes Nieuwenhuizen
20 September 2017 @booksandpublishing
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...