Hear some of this country's greatest writers talk about their sense of place at the Writing the Australian Landscape Conference at the National Library on August 3-4.

The event will include the annual Kenneth Binns Lecture delivered by Murray Bail.

The theme of this year's conference is how, in our diverse land of drought and flooding rain, we write about our country?

Other speakers include Bill Gammage, Matthew Condon, Robyn Davidson and Adrian Hyland.

More information is available here.