Sentimental JourneysSun 7 May, 12pm
As Australians return to their former travelling lives, a panel of our most intrepid voyagers come together to discuss the purpose and pleasure of travel. How does it help us cultivate connection in the world, what makes for a truly great trip, and was Paul Theroux right when he said, ‘Tourists don’t know where they’ve been, travellers don’t know where they’re going’?
Host of Conversations and author of Ghost Empire and The Book of Roads and Kingdoms Richard Fidler, acclaimed writer of poetry, fiction and memoir Kris Kneen (The Three Burials of Lotty Kneen, Fat Girl Dancing), cook, writer and broadcaster Adam Liaw and co-author of Loving Country Vicky Shukuroglou talk all things travel, with Sally Warhaft.
Writer-broadcaster Richard Fidler is the author of the bestselling books The Golden Maze and Ghost Empire, and co-author of the bestselling Saga Land with Kári Gíslason. Fidler presents 'Conversations', an in-depth, up...
Kris Kneen is the award-winning author of fiction, poetry and non-fiction including An Uncertain Grace which was shortlisted for the Stella Prize. They have written and directed broadcast television documentaries and wer...
Vicky Shukuroglou is an artist, writer and researcher dedicated to deepening her understanding of the Earth through careful observation and hands-on care of country. These drive her creative process, with which she hopes...