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English: Erasure Initiative

About the Author

Lili Wilkinson is the author of sixteen books, including Green Valentine, The Boundless Sublime and After the Lights Go Out. She established and the Inky Awards at the Centre for Youth Literature, State Library of Victoria. Lili has a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Melbourne, and now spends most of her time reading and writing books for teenagers.  Her latest books are The Erasure Initiative and How To Make A Pet Monster:

About the Book

MasterClass explores the elements of the thriller genre, key characteristics and sub-genres.

Lili Wilkinson discusses the writing of The Erasure Initiative, including her inspiration, insight into the characters and her writing style.

An overview of Dystopian and Utopian literature, the features and seminal works.


Download the Teachers' Resources from Allen & Unwin for insight into writing style, themes and characters.