Truth and Imagination

Cate KennedyWomen of Letters and Now Hear This at the 2015 Tasmanian Writers and Readers Festival.

The festival is on in less than two months and we’re excited to announce even more writers that will be in attendance!

On Friday September 11, Cate Kennedy’s The Essence of Great Stories masterclass is sure to be a must-attend for writers.

On Saturday night we will be hosting Melanie Tait and her popular Radio National program, Now Hear This. Eight Tasmanians will be telling their stories inspired by the theme, ‘The First Time’. 

On Sunday afternoon, the internationally-renowned Women of Letters will host six impressive Tasmanian women – Cassy O’Connor, Pip Stafford, Kirsha Kaechele, Favel Parrett, Claire Sullivan and Heather Rose, each celebrating the beautiful lost art of letter-writing.

Full program on sale Monday August 3.

And in the meantime you can still purchase tickets to Bob Brown and Don Watson‘s events but be quick, these look set to sell out!