In Order to Live

27 Oct 2016 10:15 - 11:15
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Joan Didion famously wrote, “We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” Four writers unpack the way stories help us navigate the world and understand each other, and what the role of storyteller means to them.


Anita Heiss

Anita Heiss (Wiradjuri Nation) is the author of non-fiction, historical fiction, commercial women’s fiction, poetry, social commentary and travel articles. Anita was a finalist in the 2012 Human Rights Awards …

Susanne Gregor

Susanne Gregor was born in Zilina, Slovakia, and moved to Austria at age 9, where she studied German and Communication Studies. Her first novel, Kein eigener Ort, won the Writing …

Amit Chaudhuri

Amit Chaudhuri is the author of six novels, the latest of which is Odysseus Abroad. He is also a critic, and a musician and composer. He is a Fellow of …

Iswadi Pratama

Iswadi Pratama works as the artistic director, and as an actor, at Teater Satu. He has been writing poetry, essays and prose since 1990. His plays have been performed throughout …

Anna Solding

Anna Solding is a writer, editor and publisher. She is the founder and managing director of MidnightSun Publishing, and has a Masters and PhD in Creative Writing. Anna’s first published …