Love & Desire: Literature and the intimate

A National Library of Australia Conference

Saturday 23 September – Sunday 24 September 2006

This major conference brings together a range of outstanding authors to explore themes of love, desire and intimacy and their influence on the art of writing.

Speakers include David Malouf, Fiona Giles, Michael McGirr, Gail Jones, Marion Halligan, Brenda Walker, Deborah Robertson, Brian Castro, Charlotte Wood, Carmel Bird, Helen Ennis, Dorothy Porter, Hsu-Ming Teo, Beverley Farmer, and Rosie Scott.

An exhilarating conference of ideas for writers, readers and anyone who’s been in love.

Conference Program

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