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    Sydney Writers' Festival - Live and Local 2024

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    Events are free and bookings are not required.
    One of Australia’s most loved forums for literature, ideas and storytelling, the Sydney Writers’ Festival will live-stream its headline events to Wangaratta Library on Thursday, Friday and Saturday 23-25 May. Prepare to be invigorated and engaged by conversations, debates and discussions featuring some of the world’s finest writers and thinkers.

    Sydney Writers' Festival

    Thursday 23 May
    10am - 11am     Julia Baird: Bright Shining (AUSLAN)
    12pm - 1pm       Viet Thanh Nguyen: A Ma of Two Faces
    2pm - 3pm         Suzie Miller: Prima Facie
    4pm - 5pm         Julian Borger: I Seek a Kind Person
    6pm - 7pm          Fantastical Worlds
    7.30-8.30pm       Love and Longing
    - Cancelled by Festival

    Friday 24 May

    10am - 11am      A.C. Grayling: The Meaning of Life in a Technological Age
    12pm - 1pm        The War on Journalists
    2pm - 3pm          Abdulrazak Gurnah: Afterlives
    4pm - 5pm          Feminist Firebrands

    Saturday 25 May

    10am - 11am      Celeste Ng: Our Missing Hearts
    12pm - 1pm        Trent Dalton: From Eli to Lola (AUSLAN)
    2pm - 3pm          Storytellers: Leigh Sales and Lisa Millar


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