The Seymour Biography Lecture 2010

TWO GREAT EVENTS: MANY LIFE STORIES

Thursday 16 September 2010, National Library of Australia.

A seminar presented in association with the Seymour Biography Lecture.
Join Peter Rose and guest speakers Gideon Haigh, Jacqueline Kent and Shirley Walker for an exploration of Australian life writing.

THE SEYMOUR BIOGRAPHY LECTURE
‘The Biographer's Contract’

Acclaimed British biographer Frances Spalding presents this year’s Seymour Biography Lecture, ‘The Biographer’s Contract’. From assassin’s contract to upholder of the status quo, is there such a thing as an ideal biographer’s contract?

The Seymour Biography Lecture 2010 is supported by Dr John Seymour and Mrs Heather Seymour AO, Australian Book Review, the ACT Writers Centre and the National Library of Australia.