UQP author Melissa Manning at Australian Short Story Festival
SPOTLIGHT SESSION - Saturday 6 November, 10:30am - 11:20am
Moderated by Annelise Abela, join Melissa Manning as she discusses her stunning debut collection Smokehouse, a raw and tender snapshot of a community of characters as they pivot around moments of grief, loss and change, beautifully foregrounded against the captivating Tasmanian landscape.
DARK TIMES - Sunday 7 November, 9:30am - 10:20am
How does the short story format capture moments of grief and darkness and connect with the reader through hardship? Authors, Melissa Manning and Lisa L Hannett discuss their comedic, fantastical, and empathetic approaches to dark times. Moderated by Simon Telford.
Find full Australian Short Story Festival program here.