Adelaide Festival // 2 - 18 March 2012

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Unhappy Families : Fiona McGregor and Favel Parrett

Adelaide Writers' Week - Wednesday, March 7 2012

Australia

East Stage, 2.30pm

In Fiona McGregor’s Indelible Ink and Favel Parrett’s Past the Shallows, families negotiate crisis. In McGregor’s Sydney, a middle aged woman loses her marriage and her health while finding solace in a tattoo parlour. In Parrett’s Tasmania, a trio of brothers endure the tyranny of their widowed father’s violent neglect. Join these two talented novelists as they discuss the violence that lurks in Australia’s pristine places.

 

                   

 

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WHERE

Pioneer Women`s Memorial Garden

WHEN

Wed 7 Mar 2.30pm - 3.30pm

DURATION

60 mins

FREE

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Wheelchair Access

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credits

Supported by Hachette, Australia.

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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