Dimensions: 173 mm x 205 mm
Published: 1 May 2014
Lachlan Plain is a writer, illustrator, artist and theatre maker from Melbourne, Australia. In the seven years it took to write The Lost Journals he launched Sanctum Theatre, a visual performance company presenting folk theatre in everyday spaces. He has also travelled the world with the Snuff Puppets and worked as a freelance muralist, performer and puppet maker.
“The great thing about Piscator is his optimism. I mean anyone who sets out with a vessel of the kind that he supposedly designed . . . is a great optimist. And I suppose in the end Australia belongs to the optimists.”
Michael Cathcart, historian and radio presenter
“Here’s a powerful imagination at work, making dry dusty history a rich realm of fantasy. We read of mythical seas, but smell their salt.”
Geoff Lemon, Going Down Swinging