Special Event: Women of Letters

27 Oct 2017 19:00 - 21:00
IDR 350,000
Indus. Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

In a world of Instagram Stories and Twitter foreign policy, has a handwritten letter ever been rarer? A literary fixture in Australia and New York, this unique evening and perennial Festival favorite celebrates the lost art of letter writing. Join a handpicked lineup of Festival guests as they each share a personal letter. Candid, intimate, funny, moving – and for your ears only.

Dalam sebuah era dengan kebijakan asing Instagram Stories dan Twitter, apakah tulisan tangan menjadi sangat langka? Sebuah acara sastra di Australia dan New York, malam yang unik dan acara Festival favorit ini merayakan seni menulis surat yang hilang. Bergabunglah dengan para tamu Festival selagi mereka membagikan surat pribadi mereka. Spontan, intim, lucu, mengharukan – dan hanya untuk telinga Anda saja.

Featuring

Emilie Zoey Baker

Emilie Zoey Baker is an award-winning poet and spoken word performer who has appeared at major writers festivals around the world. She is Creative Director of OutLoud, the first Victorian …


Kate Cole-Adams

Kate Cole-Adams is a Melbourne-based writer and journalist. Her new book, Anaesthesia: the Gift of Oblivion and the Mystery of Consciousness, is a philosophical and personal exploration of what happens …


Leanne Ellul

Leanne Ellul writes poetry, prose and plays. She won Malta’s Novels for Youth Prize in 2014 for Gramma. In 2016 Ellul was featured in the Commonwealth Youth Council’s Young Achievers …


Lijia Zhang

Lijia Zhang is a rocket factory worker turned writer, social commentator and public speaker. Her articles have appeared in The Guardian and The New York Times. She is the author …


Marieke Hardy

Marieke Hardy is a writer, curator, producer, and immersive theatre practitioner. She is co-curator of “worldwide literary phenomenon” Women of Letters and has been a regular panelist on ABC’s The …


Bernice Chauly

Bernice Chauly is the author of six books of poetry and prose, which include the acclaimed Growing Up With Ghosts and Onkalo. She is Festival Director of the George Town …


Fuchsia Dunlop

Fuchsia Dunlop is an award-winning cook and food writer specializing in Chinese cuisine. She was the first Westerner to train as a chef at the Sichuan Higher Institute of Cuisine, …


Kate Holden

Kate Holden is the author of the bestselling In My Skin: A Memoir, and The Romantic: Italian Nights and Days, published by Text. For six years she was a columnist …



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