Program Category: Main Program 01 Nov

Main Program | Dee Lestari: How to Research for Fiction

01 Nov 2020 10:00 /

Dee Lestari is one of Indonesia’s most popular authors in modern literature. Join her for an insightful discussion about the research process behind her latest book, Aroma Karsa, which even …

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Main Program | Simon Winchester: Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World

01 Nov 2020 11:00 /

Celebrated writer and historian Simon Winchester returns with Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World. The bestselling author examines how we acquire land, how we steward it, …

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Main Program | Stephen Kinnane: Shadow Lines

01 Nov 2020 13:00 / /

Shadow Lines, Stephen Kinnane’s award-winning memoir, tells the story of Jessie Argyle, who was born in the remote East Kimberley and taken from her Aboriginal family at the age of …

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Main Program | Eka Kurniawan’s Indonesia

01 Nov 2020 14:20 / /

Eka Kurniawan is Indonesia’s most internationally renowned author since Pramoedya Ananta Toer. His Booker Prize-nominated 2016 novel Beauty is a Wound has been translated into 34 languages, while two of …

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Main Program | Writing in Times of Crisis

01 Nov 2020 15:40 / /

The works of three compelling Western Australian writers, Elizabeth Tan, Yuot Alaak, and Sophie McNeill, span memoir, fiction, and journalism. Join them in conversation with Writing WA’s Gillian O’Shaughnessy to …

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Main Program | Andrea Cote Botero: Latin American Literature Today

01 Nov 2020 17:00 /

Latin American author Andrea Cote Botero has published several poetry collections and a biography. She has received the National Poetry Prize from Externado University, Puentes de Struga International Poetry Prize, …

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