Georgia Blain: The Museum of Words

Celebrate the life and work of late novelist Georgia Blain at this special memorial event and book launch. Guests Sophie Cunningham, Chris Healy and Katrina Sedgwick will perform readings of the beloved Australian author’s work. Afterwards Blain’s partner Andrew Taylor will launch her last book, The Museum of Words.

This is a free event. No bookings are required.

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Andrew Taylor

Andrew Taylor wrote the introduction to Georgia Blain’s memoir The Museum of Words, published in 2017. Taylor was the life-partner...

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Chris Healy

Chris Healy teaches cultural studies at The University of Melbourne. He has worked at UTS and held visiting fellowships at the Humanities Research...

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Katrina Sedgwick

Katrina Sedgwick is the director & CEO of ACMI. From 2012 to 2014, she was head of arts for ABC TV and ABC Arts online. From 2002 to 11, she...

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Sophie Cunningham

Sophie Cunningham has been on the publishing scene in Australia for 30 years. A former publisher and editor, she is the author of two novels,...

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25 August – 3 September