Wayne Marshall and Amra Pajalic

Thursday, 16 May 2019 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Wayne Marshall's debut short story collection, 'Shirl', was a runner-up in the 2019 Victorian Premier Awards' Unpublished Manuscript Competition, and will be published by Affirm Press in early 2020.

Amra Pajalic's account of her childhood and her mother's battle with bipolar disorder is set against a backdrop of her Bosnian heritage and the cultural and even historical forces that came into play when deling with marriage, mental challenges and the role of women. It is published by Transit Lounge.

Thursday 11:30am to 11:59am
Australian and international authors talk about their books and how they got published or how they self-published. Listeners, writers and readers will also hear about what's going on in our local writing community.

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Jan Goldsmith and David McLean

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