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A mini-diary of Perth Writers Festival 2011

A mini-diary of Perth Writers Festival 2011

March 12, 2011 2

Thursday On the flight over I read Jonah Lehrer, watch Animal Planet and listen to Philip Glass and Emily Haines. Nathan Scolaro picks me up at the airport and on the drive we discuss some of the festival authors. Nathan asks if I’ve read Armistead Maupin and I say, unfortunately, no. He loves Tales Of […]

Melbourne Writers Festival 2009 diary part four: finding meaning in the media

Melbourne Writers Festival 2009 diary part four: finding meaning in the media

August 23, 2009 6

…in which the audience gasps audibly at the mention of Twitter! Official festival blogger Estelle and I are aptly blogging this morning’s session laptop by laptop, sandwich by sandwich, in a cafe overlooking one of the festival venues. Jeff Sparrow spoke to Margaret Simons about Finding Meaning in the Media. Simons is a fellow Crikey blogger, and […]