Women Writers in the City

Walking, reading, writing – the actions we take in public space hold specific resonances for women. Essayists Sophie Cunningham, Rebecca Harkins-Cross and Emily Witt explore the relationships between geography and gender.

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

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Emily Witt

Emily Witt has written essays, criticism and reportage for The New Yorker, The London Review of Books and The Guardian. The New York Times called...

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Natalie Kon-yu

Natalie Kon-yu is a writer, academic and a commissioning editor of both Just Between Us and Mothers and Others. She is a...

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Rebecca Harkins-Cross

Rebecca Harkins-Cross is a Melbourne-based writer and critic, who is currently working on an essay collection about the history of fear in...

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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