Allen & Unwin Event Roundup

Upcoming 2021 Events:      

Bernadette Brennan Leaping into Waterfalls

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Bernadette Brennan, critic and researcher of contemporary Australian writing, has written about the rich, tumultuous life of Gillian Mears. Leaping into Waterfalls explores the life of one of Australia's most significant writers of the last forty years.

Wednesday 29 September 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Author Talk
State Library NSW
Online Event
RSVP: here

Wednesday 20 October 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
In conversation with Ramona Koval
Readings
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Emily Bitto Wild Abandon

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Stella Prize-winning author, Emily Bitto, has written a breathtaking new novel that offers us startling and profound visions of the world and our place in it. Wild Abandon is a headlong tumble through the falling world of end-days capitalism, a haunting, hyperreal snapshot of our own strange times.

Wednesday 29 September 2021
6:30pm
Book Launch
Readings
Online Event
RSVP: here

Wednesday 13 October 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
In conversation with Krissy Kneen
Avid Reader
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Charlotte Wood Luminous Solution 

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From multi-award-winning author Charlotte Wood, comes The Luminous Solution, an inspiring work about creativity and resilience.

Friday 1 October 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
In conversation with Michaela Kalowski
Randwick City Library and Waverley Library
Online Event
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Tuesday 5 October 2021
6:30pm
In conversation with Helen Garner
Readings
Online Event
RSVP: here

Wednesday 6 October 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
In conversation with Krissy Kneen
Avid Reader
Online Event
RSVP: here

Thursday 7 October 2021
8:00pm
In conversation
ELTHAM Bookshop
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Cassandra Pybus Truganini

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Cassandra Pybus is an award-winning author and a distinguished historian who has told the haunting story of Truganini, an extraordinary Aboriginal woman, who lived through seven decades of a psychological and cultural shift more extreme than we can possibly imagine.

Wednesday 13 October 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Cassandra in conversation with Claire Halliday
Latrobe City Libraries 
Online Event
RSVP: here

 

 

Leonie Kelsall The Wattle Seed Inn 

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South Australian author, Leonie Kelsall, is back with an entrancing new rural romance, The Wattle Seed Inn

Tuesday 19 October 2021
2:30pm 
Author Talk
Hallett Cove Civic Centre
1 Ragamuffin Dve
Hallett Cove, SA
RSVP: (08) 8375 6600

Tuesday 9 November 2021
2:30pm
Author Talk & Morning Tea
Adelaide Plains Library 
61 Old Port Rd
Two Wells, SA
RSVP: (08) 8520 2100

 

 

Karen Foxlee Dragon Skin

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From the bestselling and multi-award-winning author, Karen Foxlee, comes Dragon Skin, a magical tale about a girl who saves a dragon and rescues her family.

Friday 1 October 2021
6:30pm - 7:30pm
Samantha Wheeler in-conversation with Karen Foxlee
Book Launch
Where the Wild Things Are
191 Boundary St,
West End, QLD
RSVP: here


Thursday 7 October 2021
6:30pm
Megan Daley in conversation with Karen Foxlee
Riverbend Books
193 Oxford St,
Bulimba, QLD
RSVP: here