'It’s a corny old song, is asks a ridiculous question, and I had the sudden realisation that there is a very interesting answer.
It has taken about 4 billion years to come into its present form. The book of love I’m talking about is the book of life.'
Recently I gave this presentation at a symposium. Because I couldn’t be there, I sent a video. Below is the video. The topic of the symposium was ‘Ecological Australia: Ecocriticism in the Arts’. It was hosted by the Australian Centre at Melbourne University, and took place on 3-4 October, 2013.