Adelaide Festival // 2 - 18 March 2012

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Learning to Love Your Country : Bruce Pascoe

Adelaide Writers' Week - Monday, March 5 2012


West Stage, 2.30pm

A teacher, farmer, deck hand, the Director of Commonwealth Australian Studies project, editor, publisher and writer, Bruce Pascoe also works in indigenous language retrieval. This prolific writer is the author of short stories, novels and histories, his titles include: Shark, Earth, Ocean, and Convincing Ground. One of Australian literature’s most esteemed voices; join him in conversation with Melissa Lucaschenko as he reflects on writing Aboriginal experiences.



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Pioneer Women`s Memorial Garden


Mon 5 Mar 2.30pm - 3.30pm


60 mins




Wheelchair Access

Wheelchair access


Pioneer Women's Memorial Garden
King William Road
The main entrance is located on King William Road between the Torrens Parade Ground and the rear of Government House in Adelaide's central business district.

Public Transport
Bus stop Z2 travelling from North into Adelaide CBD or stop A2 travelling into the Adelaide CBD from the South.
A short walk from the Adelaide Railway Station.
Tram from Glenelg or Adelaide Entertainment Centre, stop at Adelaide Railway Station, North Terrace.

Car Parking
Click here to pre-book your carpark with Upark. We recommend UPark on Gawler Place or Upark on Topham Mall as the closest to this venue. Adelaide Festival Centre's car park is closed.

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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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