Sunday

Location: Thirroul Community Centre Hall

 

Schedule

Time Description
11.00-12:00

‘A Writing Life’

Libby Gleeson talking about the difficulty of making a living from writing (possibly in conversation with someone from South Coast Writers (TO BE CONFIRMED)

12:15-13:00

In conversation with…

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

13:00-14.00

Lunch

14:00-15:30

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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