Session

History & Place

Stories about the interior lives of women have resonated with readers for centuries. How do contemporary writers evoke such tales through history and place – and why are they so enduring? Award-winning writers Tracy Chevalier (At the Edge of the Orchard) and Hannah Kent (The Good People) discuss.

$22/$19
Tickets go on sale at 9am Friday 21 July. This session is able to be booked on a Festival Pass.

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Writers

Hannah Kent

Hannah Kent is the co-founder of Australian literary magazine Kill Your Darlings. In 2011, she won the inaugural Writing Australia...

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Tracy Chevalier

Tracy Chevalier is the author of nine novels, including the international bestseller Girl with a Pearl Earring, which has sold over 5...

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25 August – 3 September