Location: Thirroul Community Centre Hall



Time Description

A Writing Life

talks about the difficulties and the struggles writers have to face to make a living in the 21st Century


In conversation with…

Simon Luckhurst, author of Charlie’s Wives In conversation with Tim Allen




Writing as Activism panel discussion chaired by Josie Castle

  • Simon Luckhurst, author of Eddie’s Country – Why Did Eddie Murray Die the story of an Aboriginal death in custody and the repercussions of that death “One of the most important books in my lifetime…” John Pilger

  •  Denise Russell, author of Women, Madness and Medicine and Who Rules the Waves? Piracy, Overfishing and Mining the Oceans
  • Jane Lymer author of The Phenomenology of Gravidity: Reframing Pregnancy and the Maternal through Merleau-Ponty, Levinas and Derrida


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