Molly Murn in conversation with Favel Parrett

Brunswick Bound

Event Date: 
13 February 2019
Author / Presenters: 
Molly Murn

Molly Murn will be in conversation with award-winning author Favel Parrett to talk about Molly's debut novel Heart of the Grass Tree.

Heart of the Grass Tree is an exquisite, searing and hope-filled debut about mothers and daughters and family stories, about country and its living history.

We can't wait to hear these two thoughtful and heartfelt authors in conversation about this beautiful novel and about the writing experience.

Molly Murn is a South Australian author and poet. She holds a Bachelor of Dance, a Masters of Creative Arts, and is currently a PhD candidate in Creative Writing at Flinders University. Molly also works as a bookseller at Matilda Bookshop in the Adelaide Hills. Molly’s poetry has been published in various anthologies including Overland, Transnational Literature and Friendly Street. She lives in the Adelaide Hills and loves to tango, read, walk, listen to records, and spend time in wild places.

In 2011, Favel Parrett's career was launched with the critically-acclaimed debut Past The Shallows. A heart-breaking novel, it was sold internationally, shortlisted in the prestigious Miles Franklin Award and won the Dobbie Literary Award. Favel herself won the ABIA Newcomer of the Year Award in 2012.

The event will proceed from 7pm.

This is a FREE EVENT, but bookings are essential.

Light refreshments will be served.