11th Annual Booklovers Festival Launch featuring Patrick deWitt In Conversation
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Join us the launch of the 11th Annual Booklovers Festival.
Festivities kick off with light refreshments and speeches followed by a special in-conversation with Patrick deWitt. After the event we invite you to stay for a chance to mingle with other festival guests, local writers, and readers.
Arrival time: 5.15pm
Festival Launch: 5.30pm
Patrick deWitt in Conversation: 6.00pm – 7.00pm
Meet and greet local writers 7.00pm – 8.00pm
Patrick deWitt In Conversation
The highly acclaimed Booker Prize shortlisted Canadian author and screenwriter Patrick deWitt joins us as a special guest at the Booklovers Festival. What motivates and influences Patrick to write his novels? Why does he turn to humor and satire to explore dark and uncomfortable themes? Join Patrick for a thought provoking and entertaining discussion of his creative process and work including his latest novel, French Exit.