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Artist Bio

Elizabeth McCarthy

Elizabeth McCarthy is a radio producer and presenter. Her book reviews can be heard on 3RRR and ABC Radio Melbourne. She was a judge for the 2021 Stella Prize, and was convenor of the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Fiction 2019. She interviews writers and artists at live events and public conversations for the Wheeler Centre, Sydney Writers’ Festival, Melbourne Writers Festival, and more. For many years she worked as a music reviewer, and she spent her formative years as a swamp punk drummer.

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On Second Thought

Sun 7 May, 3pm