Dr. Robyn Floyd is the winner of the Australian Fairy Tale Society’s Annual Award for Inspiration and Contribution to Australian Fairy Tale Culture.
The prize acknowledges contributions to the fairy-tale field in Australia. Robyn is an expert on Australian fairy tales, exploring the history and impact of their publication, with her PhD thesis and blog, Early Australian Fairy Tales: “Early Australian fairy tales”
She’s served on the organization’s Committee, frequently contributed to its Ezine, and presented seminars.
Below is the Award’s frog sculpture created by Spike Deane, a fairy tale artist at Canberra Glassworks.