Read 'Dark Revealings', the second chapter from A [[Non]] Guardian Age, a web-based remix by Mez Breeze. It takes as its source material The Guardian, a novel by Anna Maria Bunn from 1838. From here, the remixed work cleaves in two as lines from 1838 (labelled 'TG') are contrasted with responses from 2015 (labelled, appropriately, 'ANGA'). Take your time with this one and let the words, images and sounds sit with you.
Since 1995, Mez Breeze’s award-winning digital writing/games have been influential in shaping interactive genres and held in Collections at The World Bank and National Library of Australia.
Anna Maria Bunn (1808–1889) was the anonymous author of The Guardian: a Tale (by an Australian) (1838), the first novel published on mainland Australia.
Rumours of My Death is a project from if:book Australia that challenges three writers to remix a forgotten work culled from Australia's Public Domain, to take work from our past and bring it into the present day.