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Trent Dalton: Love Stories

Fri 9 Sep, 6.30pm

After penning two deeply personal novels, Trent Dalton decided he wanted to ‘get out my head and into the heads of other people’. So he spent two months on a Brisbane street corner with a typewriter and a sign that asked, ‘Can you please tell me a love story?’. The resulting collection, Love Stories, shares the insights of some 60 strangers in ‘a rich caravanserai of real, living people with something important to tell’ (Sydney Morning Herald). Dalton sits down with broadcaster Kate Evans (The Bookshelf) for a discussion about his award-winning book.

In partnership with Bunjil Place and Casey Cardinia Libraries

In partnership with ABC RN


1 hour


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