Festival Program

Conversations

Alexis Wright: Tracker

Tue 28 Aug, 1pm
Victorian Archives Centre

Discover the research behind Alexis Wright's Stella Prize–winning book Tracker. Join Wright, winner of the Miles Franklin for Carpentaria, in conversation with Bonnie Chew about the process of writing her 'collective memoir' of Tracker Tilmouth in the fascinating walls of the Victorian Archives Centre.

This session is $22/$19. Tickets go on sale at 9am on Friday 20 July.

Supported by Ancestry.com.au and Public Record Office Victoria

Duration

1 hour 30 minutes

Session code

7651

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Alexis Wright is a member of the Waanyi nation of the Gulf of Carpentaria and the author of the prize-winning novels Carpentaria and The Swan Book. Her most recent book, Tracker, was awarded the 2018 Stella Prize. She holds the Boisbouvier Chair in Australian Literature at the University of Melbourne.

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