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UQP authors at Hobart Writers Festival
09 Oct 2021 – 10 Oct 2021
Hobart, Tasmania

UQP authors at Hobart Writers Festival

Join UQP authors Kate Gordon, Melissa Manning and Jeanette M Thompson at the Hobart Writers Festival this year.

Melissa Manning, author of Smokehouse, will appear via live-stream at the Writing the Remote session on Sunday 10th October from 10-11am, joined by Robyn Mundy and Mary-Lou Stephens. Bookings essential here.

Jeanette M Thompson, author of Bone and Beauty: The Ribbon Boys Rebellion, will be a guest presenter at the Rebellious Facts and Confronting Fictions session on Sunday 10 October from 10:30-11:30am. Bookings essential here.

Kate Gordon, author of The Heartsong of Wonder Quinn and The Ballad of Melodie Rose, will appear at the LUME Residency session on Sunday 10th October from 12noon-1pm. Join Kate, and Danielle Wood, as they share some of their work and talk about the research they have undertaken during their residency at the Maritime Museum of Tasmania. Bookings essential here.

Kate Gordon and Jeanette M Thompson will both appear at the Writing Residencies session on Sunday 10th October from 3:30-4:30pm. Joined by Annalise Rees and Danielle Wood, the conversation will elaborate on the benefits and challenges of residencies, and outline successful approaches for developing mutually beneficial working relationships for host and recipient. Bookings essential here.

Check out the full program here.