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Perth Writers Festival

Given the breadth of the 2010 Perth Writers Festival, getting to every event is a challenge.

But rest assured, you won't miss a moment of impassioned debate, lyrical writing or hearty laughter thanks to Festival podcast partner 720 ABC radio.

Listen or subscribe by pasting http://www.abc.net.au/local/podcasts/perthwriters.xml in to your podcasting software.

Visit the 720 ABC podcast sessions page for a full list of podcast sessions.

Perth Writers Festival Highlights

Perth Writers Festival Highlights

We've handpicked a selection of must-see events for you featuring some of the world's best authors. Many are FREE, with ... MORE

Perth Writers Festival Workshops

Perth Writers Festival Workshops

Get the inside scoop on what to do (and what to avoid) as you develop your writing skills with the help of professional ... MORE

Saturday Sessions, 27 February

Saturday Sessions, 27 February

Running from morning until evening, we have dozens of dynamic sessions – beautiful writing, lively debate and big ideas. MORE

Sunday Sessions, 28 February

Sunday Sessions, 28 February

Running from morning until evening, we have dozens of dynamic sessions – beautiful writing, lively debate and big ideas. MORE

Monday Sessions, 1 March

Monday Sessions, 1 March

Running from morning until evening, we have dozens of dynamic sessions for your holiday Monday – beautiful writing, live ... MORE

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MICHAEL ADAMS

MICHAEL ADAMS

Michael Adams is the Reviews Editor for Empire magazine and a... MORE


KALINDA ASHTON

KALINDA ASHTON

Kalinda Ashton is an associate editor of Overland magazine and ... MORE


TOM BADDELEY & TRACEY GIBBS

TOM BADDELEY & TRACEY GIBBS

Tom Baddeley has been an associate for a Supreme Court judge, a... MORE


LENNY BARTULIN

LENNY BARTULIN

Lenny Bartulin’s poetry and short stories have appeared in... MORE


KA BEDFORD

KA BEDFORD

KA Bedford has been writing since he was a little kid, but... MORE


LARISSA BEHRENDT

LARISSA BEHRENDT

Larissa Behrendt is a Professor of Law and Director of the... MORE


ANTHONY BUCKLEY

ANTHONY BUCKLEY

Anthony Buckley is a leading figure in the Australian film... MORE


LIZ BYRSKI

LIZ BYRSKI

Liz Byrski is the author of five bestselling Australian novels,... MORE


ANSON CAMERON

ANSON CAMERON

Anson Cameron has written four critically-acclaimed novels –... MORE


DAVID CARLIN

DAVID CARLIN

David Carlin teaches media production and writing at RMIT... MORE


MICHAEL CATHCART

MICHAEL CATHCART

Michael Cathcart was born in Melbourne in 1956, the year that... MORE


ELEANOR CATTON

ELEANOR CATTON

Eleanor Catton received several prizes for her first novel, The... MORE


TOM CHO

TOM CHO

Influenced by the young adult book series Sweet Valley High, To... MORE


WILLIAM DALRYMPLE

WILLIAM DALRYMPLE

William Dalrymple was born in Scotland and brought up on the... MORE


COTTONMOUTH

COTTONMOUTH

Josephine Rowe's poetry and short fiction have been published i... MORE


MARELE DAY

MARELE DAY

Marele Day is the award-winning author of internationally... MORE


KATE DE GOLDI

KATE DE GOLDI

Kate de Goldi lives in Wellington. She has won a number of... MORE


MARIANNE DELACOURT

MARIANNE DELACOURT

Marianne Delacourt is the pseudonym of Marianne de Pierres, a... MORE


JON DOUST

JON DOUST

Jon Doust has had diverse careers. He was born in Bridgetown in... MORE


MARINA ENDICOTT

MARINA ENDICOTT

Canadian author Marina Endicott's first novel, Open Arms , was... MORE