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Love, Factually

Fri 9 Sep, 10am

Few topics have inspired authors, artists, poets and pop stars alike as that of love. Join two of Australia’s favourite writers, Trent Dalton (Love Stories) and Clementine Ford (How We Love), as they discuss their new books, both of which bring fresh perspective to the endlessly complex workings of the human heart. They explore how love transforms our lives, how we fall into it and out of it, and the myriad ways that we care for each other as children, friends, partners and parents. They appear in conversation with Elizabeth McCarthy.


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