MELBOURNE WRITERS FESTIVAL


Melbourne Writers Festival

If you are visiting Melbourne this and next week you will be able to attend the Melbourne Writers Festival. This will be happening in the famous Federation Square building in the centre of the City. Access to public transport is just accross the road so there is no excuse for not attending this event!

From The City of Melbourne website:
Description

In 2010, Melbourne Writers Festival, the city’s premier literary event, celebrates its 25th anniversary. This year the festival brings together an array of talented writers, artists, thinkers and performers from across the globe.

Highlights include:

  • Eight Writers: Eight Ways to Be Human
  • Joss Whedon: From Buffy to Dr Horrible, Infinity and Beyond
  • Magazine: 56 rapid-fire free events featuring some of the festival’s favourite guests
  • Francis Wheen and Frank Moorhouse on the 70s
  • New News 2010: on the future of journalism
  • Lyrical: featuring Steve Kilbey, Lisa Miller, Cloud Control and others
  • Malcolm Fraser, Waleed Aly and Judith Brett: On Liberalism
  • Peter Beinart on the Failure of the Jewish Establishment
  • DBC Pierre and Jonathon Walker on Modern Dystopia

Location
Federation Square
Federation Square 2 Swanston Street Melbourne VIC 3000

Federation Square and other nearby venues. For information about getting to the venues, see http://www.mwf.com.au/2010/content/mwf-2010-standard.asp?name=Getting-to-the-festival

Contact details:
Tel.:9094 7859
admin@mwf.com.au
www.mwf.com.au

Date and Time
27/08/2010 to 05/09/2010
10:00 AM – 10:00 PM

For more visit the offical website of thats melbourne

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