The Melbourne Writers Festival 2010 is about to kick off! The festival runs from August 27 to September 5 and showcases some fantastic writers and illustrators with events such as readings, debates, workshops and performances including events with our very own black dog authors and illustrator.
Check out our exciting black dog events and get yourself along for some action!
Friday August 21
Illustrator: Heath McKenzie, Illustrator in residence, All day, Atrium – Federation Square
Tuesday August 31
Lili Wilkinson, Discussing Growing Pains with Jacqui Moriarty, 12:30 – 1:15pm at ACMI 1
Wednesday September 1
Shirley Marr, Virgin Voices: Fury, 10– 10:45am at Festival Club
Karen Tayleur, 24 hours to Change Your Life with Cath Crowley, 10 – 10:45am at ACMI 1
Carole Wilkinson, Dragons, 10 – 10:45am at ArtPlay
Shirley Marr, Colonising the Internet, 11:15 -12pm at Festival Club
Thurday September 2
Ananda Braxton-Smith, Virgin Voices, 10 – 10:45am at Festival Club
Carole Wilkinson, Epic Journeys with David Metzenthen, 11:15 – 12pm at ACMI 2
Carole Wilkinson, The Lure of Ancient Magic with Karen Healey, 12:30 – 1:15pm at ACMI 2
Ananda Braxton-Smith, Writers at Deakin talk with Frank Moorhouse,Johnathan Watts and Judith Rodriguez. 6 – 7:30pm at Deakin University Library
Saturday September 4
Carole Wilkinson, Wordplay@ArtPlay, 10-3:15pm at ArtPlay
Have a look at the Melbourne Writers Festival website for more events and ticket information.