Events

 
 

CALENDAR

I’m working on my new book and have no public events planned from April to September 2019.


PREVIOUS EVENTS

WORLD SCIENCE FESTIVAL
Griffith Review in Conversation: The economics of conservation
Charles Massy, Jane Gleeson-White and Hugh Possingham with Paul Barclay

When: Thursday 21 March 2019 from 5pm

Where: from 6pm in The Ian Hangar Recital Hall

ADELAIDE WRITERS’ WEEK
Griffith Review: Writing the Country
James Bradley, Jane Gleeson-White & Tom Griffiths with Ashley Hay

As the planet’s climate undergoes dramatic change, how can we survive in a transformed and sometimes threatening world?

When: 3.45 pm, Wednesday 6 March 2019

Where: West Stage, Pioneer Women’s Memorial Gardens
King William Road
Adelaide

WRITER IN RESIDENCE PUBLIC LECTURE
1942: Rabaul Year Zero

How do you write a book about the 1942 Japanese invasion of the Australian Territory of New Guinea – and in 2018, why would you even want to do that anyway?

Date: Tuesday 25 September 2018
Time: 6-7pm
Where: Adams Auditorium, University of New South Wales, Canberra


 

News + Events

My essay My womb is not terra nullius is now out in the excellent collection of writing about abortion: Choice Words: A collection of writing about abortion edited by Louise Swinn. This is a critically important subject. As Tanya Plibersek says in her foreword: Reproductive freedom is intimately tied to gender equality.

Contributors include Ann Summers, Angela Williamson, Rosie Waterland, Melissa Lucashenko, Caroline de Costa, Tara June Winch, Michelle Law, Brie Lee, Tony Birch, Gideon Haigh and so many more.