Adelaide Festival // 2 - 18 March 2012

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Surviving : Griffith Review

Adelaide Writers' Week - Wednesday, March 7 2012


East Stage, 12pm

In our increasingly connected age, disaster goes hand in hand with the immediate media moment. As soon as disaster strikes, reporters rush in, and so begins the story of survival. Join journalists Kathy Marks, Michael Gawenda and academic Tom Griffiths as they explore the ways we create the narratives of survival and the implications of those narratives on future disasters.

Chair: Julianne Schultz.



Adelaide Writers’ Week Day One
Adelaide Writers’ Week Day Two
Adelaide Writers’ Week Day Three
Adelaide Writers’ Week Day Four
Adelaide Writers’ Week Day Five
Adelaide Writers’ Week Day Six


Pioneer Women`s Memorial Garden


Wed 7 Mar, 12pm - 1pm


60 mins




Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access


Supported by the Griffith Review.

Special Thanks:
Canada Council for the Arts
Copyright Agency Limited, Embassy of Italy
Embassy of Spain, Goethe-Institut,
Independent Arts Foundation, Instituto Cervantes Sydney, New Zealand Book Council, University of South Australia and USA Consulate

This project has been assisted by the Commonwealth Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.

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