Airship Dreams: Escaping Gravity

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Airship Dreamers: Rachael Rogan on airships in literature

How have airships been written about and used in stories? How can we spark our imaginations thinking about flight and fantasy in stories?

Presenter Sita Thomas is joined in this latest instalment of our Airship Dreamers series by Rachael Rogan, an expert in literature for young people. Rachael discusses how airships are used in contemporary fiction and makes some recommendations for the best of airship themed literature available for young readers.

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