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UQP authors at Sydney Writers Festival
16 May 2022 – 22 May 2022
Sydney, NSW

UQP authors at Sydney Writers Festival

Join UQP authors at the Sydney Writers Festival including Jackie Huggins, Evelyn Araluen, Tony Birch, Jazz Money, Mykaela Saunders, Chelsea Watego, SJ Norman, Kari Gislason, Melissa Lucashenko, George Haddad, Sarah Holland-Batt, Al Campbell, Patti Miller, Sarah Walker, Larissa Behrendt and more.

Our authors will be appearing at the following:

Tuesday 17 May

Opening Night Address

Thursday 19 May

Sarah Holland-Batt on Our Denial of Aging

Your Favourites' Favourites: Evelyn Araluen & Ennis Cehic

Your Favourites' Favourites: Annabel Crabb & Al Campbell

Our Brilliant Friends

On the Brink

Seeing Ourselves in Trees: Eucalyptus in Literature


Dreaming Inside Volume Ten Launch

Change My Mind Storytelling Gala

Friday 20 May

Your Favourites' Favourites: Hannah Kent & SJ Norman

How to Make a Basket: Weaving Words for Country

ABC RN: The Bookshelf

Sarah Walker on the Joys of Being Absolutely Sh*thouse at Sport

Truth-telling in a Post-Truth World

Where to From Here?

But Not Forgotten

Chloe Hooper & Sarah Walker

Thank God It's Friday! Live featuring Richard Glover, ABC Sydney Drive


Saturday 21 May

Tony Birch & Paige Clark

Jackie Huggins & Chelsea Watego

This All Come Back Now

Derecka Purnell: Becoming Abolitionists

George Haddad on Why I've Stopped Going to the Barber

Maxine Beneba Clarke & Omar Musa

Jazz Money: Solidarity and Community Through Poetry

How to Write a River, a Sky, a Seed...

Emily Brugman & Kari Gislason

Class Dismissed: At the Margins of Identity

The Limits of Imagination

On Second Thought

Sunday 22 May

Coffee & Headlines with The Monthly

George Haddad & Omar Sakr

Exit Through the Sweatshop

Jessica Au & Larissa Behrendt

George Haddad: Place, Identity and Queerness

The Unacknowledged Legislators