Session

Robert Dessaix: On Leisure

In today’s busy world, leisure time is more vital than ever, but technology is eroding our work-life balance. Robert Dessaix (Pleasures of Leisure) makes the case for taking leisure seriously – and how taking time off can deepen our understanding of who we are as human beings.

$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

Robert Dessaix

Robert Dessaix is a writer of fiction, autobiography and the occasional essay. From 1985 to 1995, after teaching Russian language and literature...

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Simon Caterson

Simon Caterson is a Melbourne-based writer and author. For over 20 years he has contributed regularly to a wide range of well-known Australian and...

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25 August – 3 September