Writing NSW

Online: First Friday Club with Kirsten Krauth

Writing NSW invites you to join novelist, editor and convenor of the popular Facebook group Writers Go Forth for writers publishing during the pandemic, Kirsten Krauth, in conversation with Writing NSW Program Manager Julia Tsalis.

Julia will speak with Kirsten about her experience as an author and editor, and the new ways writers have been working and promoting their books while in isolation, including a surprise musical element!

This event starts online at 12:30pm, via Zoom, and will run for approximately 60 minutes. If there is time, we will take audience questions at the end. Free and open to members and non-members, but registration is essential.

Registered attendees will receive a link to access this event online immediately prior to the event start time on Friday 7 August.

Kirsten Krauth is an author, editor and arts journalist who lives in Castlemaine. Her bestselling novel Almost a Mirror, published in April 2020 by Transit Lounge, was shortlisted for the Penguin Literary Prize and her first novel is just_a_girl. She received the Stephen Parker Medal at the University of Canberra for Most Outstanding PhD Thesis for her creative writing PhD –  Almost a Mirror – along with the Donald Horne Creative and Cultural Fellowship to produce a podcast about Australian 80s songs featured in the book: visit @almost.a.mirror on Instagram or search out Almost a Mirror on YouTube, Spotify and Apple Music to hear the playlist. Her writing on film/TV, literature, photography and digital arts has been published in the Guardian, Saturday Paper, Monthly, Age/SMH and Overland, and she has been editing Writing NSW’s Newswrite magazine for over a decade.

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Friday 7 August, 2020
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