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Word wielders, sentence slingers, poetry buffs and knowledgeable novelists will all be descending on Bendigo for the third Writers Festival, which already has a fantastic reputation. For three days, over fifty writers, artists, musicians and commentators will be passionately debating, discussing and dissecting the art of writing, be it for screen or song, a review or essay, fictional or factual. Speakers include: Blanche d’Alpuget (pictured), Alex Miller, Les Murray, Raimond Gaita, Sonya Hartnett, Jackie French, Claire Wright, Robert Manne, Michael Cathcart, Natasha Mitchell, Julie Szego, Fiona Scott-Norman, Jenny Valentish, John Van Tiggelen, Peter Rose, Chris Wallace-Crabb, Doris Brett, Jeff Sparrow, Kirsten Krauth, Nicole Hayes, John Wolseley, Sasha Grishin, Andrew Frost and Mandy Sayer.

Bendigo Writers Festival 2014 details

Around Bendigo, Bendigo 3550

Price $25.00 to $90.00

Date 08-10 Aug

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