We’re excited to announce that Reni Eddo-Lodge will be appearing in this session!
MWF’s sharpest minds deliver an invigorating evening of polemics. This gala event will see writers including Yassmin Abdel-Magied, Jane Caro, Reni Eddo-Lodge, Emilie Zoey Baker and Omar Musa make individual cases against values and institutions, provoking new possibilities for a better society. Nothing is off-limits for these bold, outspoken thinkers – come and hear their visions for a brighter, more equal tomorrow. With a performance by host Clare Bowditch.
Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 21 July. This session is not able to be booked on a Festival Pass.
Update to previous information: Reni Eddo-Lodge and Emilie Zoey Baker are replacing Stan Grant and Tony Jones in this session.
Supported by Monash University.
Clare Bowditch is an ARIA Award–winning songwriter, actor, speaker, writer, creative-business mentor and radio host. She has had top ten...
Jane Caro is an author, broadcaster, columnist, multi-award-winning advertising writer and social commentator. She appears regularly on...
Omar Musa is a Malaysian–Australian rapper and poet from Queanbeyan. He is the former winner of the Australian Poetry Slam and the Indian...
Reni Eddo-Lodge lives in London and has spent half a decade writing, thinking and speaking about racism. Before she was a full-time writer, she...
Tony Jones is the host of Q&A on ABC TV and one of Australia's most respected journalists. As host of Q&A he brings over...
Yassmin Abdel-Magied is a mechanical engineer, social advocate, writer and broadcaster. She was the 2015 Queensland Young Australian of the Year,...