There is no Art without Heart: writing from the body, with memory, with family and love.
Tony Birch is a founding member of the Melbourne School of Discontent. He has published three novels; The White Girl, Ghost River and Blood. He is also the author of Shadowboxing and three short story collections, Father’s Day, The Promise and Common People. In 2017 he was awarded the Patrick White Literary Award for his contribution to Australian literature. In 2021 he will release two new books, a poetry book, Whisper Songs and a new short story collection, Dark As Last Night. His website is: tony-birch.com
Time: 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Venue: Tin Shed, 33 Princess Street, St Albans. Meet in the STACC foyer.