Allison Gibbs and Gary Lonesborough

Thursday, 18 February 2021 - 11:30am to 12:00pm

Will 'Repentance' be known for logging or rainforest tourism? It's a town and the title of Allison Gibb's novel, set during the protests of the 1970's, full of characters who have their own histories and perspectives of what it should be, but what of their own future?

Gary Lonesborough’s novel, 'The Boy from the Mish', tackles the challenging question of indigenous identity in young male adolescents which is compounded by the his protagonist, Jackson Barley, being gay.

Thursday 11:30am to 12:00pm
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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