Corey White and Eleni Hale in conversation with Claire Halliday

Whitehorse Manningham Libraries

Event Date: 
9 July 2020
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Corey White and Eleni Hale in conversation with Claire Halliday

Join YA novelist Eleni Hale (acclaimed author of “Stone Girl") and comedian/memoirist with a tragic past, Corey White (the acclaimed and heartbreaking book “The Prettiest Horse in the Glue Factory” in conversation with writer Claire Halliday for a powerful discussion around the way we can turn pain into art - and even humour - and how creative can be cathartic and raise awareness that makes change. Eleni and Corey are both actively involved as advocates for changes to the foster-care system – join us as they share their unique insights into childhood trauma, institutionalised care and comedy.