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Sydney Writers' Festival


One of Australia’s best-loved forums for literature, ideas and storytelling, Sydney Writers’ Festival will stream its headline events from Roslyn Packer Theatre in Walsh Bay direct to the Geelong Library & Heritage Centre from 10am – 4pm daily on 26–28 May. Prepare to be stimulated and engaged by conversations, debates and discussions, as the Festival brings the world’s finest authors to Geelong in real time via a digital live-streaming project. No bookings required.

Friday 26 May 10am - A Murderer in the Family, 11:30am Songs of a War Boy, 1:30pm - James Shapiro: The Year of Lear, 3:00pm Susan Faludi: In the Darkroom Saturday 27 May 10:00am - All the Girls to the Front, 11:30am - Dreams of Her Real Self: Writers on Helen Garner, 1:30pm - Henry Marsh: Admissions - A Life in Brain Surgery, 3:00pm - Hisham Matar: The Return Sunday 28 May 10:00am - Lauren CHild's Quirky Characters, 11:30am Andy Griffiths - Are you ready to roll?, 1:30pm - Lion: A Long way home, 3:00pm Clementine Ford: Fight Like a Girl

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