Readings Recommends

Celebrate the very best in new Australian fiction with Readings. These sessions are all free in The Cube at ACMI. Supported by Readings.

Readings Recommends: Family & Grief
Join Melanie Joosten (Gravity Well) and Eliza Henry-Jones (Ache) to discuss their work’s themes of grief, trauma and family.

Readings Recommends: Dystopian Fiction
Discover speculative fiction writers Sally Abbott (Closing Down) and Jane Rawson (From the Wreck).

Readings Recommends: Australian Crime
Uncover brilliant local crime writers Sarah Bailey (The Dark Lake) and Mark Brandi (Wimmera).

Readings Recommends: Short Stories
Hear from Melanie Cheng (Australia Day), Jennifer Down (Pulse Points) and Ryan O’Neill (Their Brilliant Careers), who will each read a short story from their collections.

Readings Recommends: Readings Prize Shortlist
Meet the two authors shortlisted for the 2017 Readings Prize!

Readings Recommends: YA Book Prize
Meet the winner of the inaugural Readings Young Adult Book Prize!

25 August – 3 September