As part of International Women’s Day celebrations, Stanmore Library is hosting Women and Words on Saturday 5 March – featuring a savvy panel discussing how being women informs their work and powers social change. Thanks to Gleebooks, titles by the panellists will be available to purchase at the event. Stay for refreshments, meet the panel and get your books signed.
Together with convenor, Member for Newtown, Ms Jenny Leong MP, the panel includes:
Zoë Norton Lodge – Writer and presenter on The Checkout and The Chaser’s Media Circus (ABC1), and creator of the successful live event Story Club. Zoë’s also had her work published in Best Australian Stories. Delving into her experiences of living in the inner west, her debut novel, Almost Sincerely, was published last year.
Fiona Katauskas – Fiona studied politics at the Australian National University, travelled extensively and worked in overseas aid and human rights. Finding herself redundant in 1996, she embraced personal reinvention and became a cartoonist and illustrator. Fiona is also the author of recent release, The Amazing True Story of How Babies are Made.
Mireille Juchau – Award-winning writer of novels, short fiction, essays, scripts and reviews. Juchau’s third novel, The World Without Us, won the 2016 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards for Fiction. Her award-winning play, White Gifts, has been both performed and published in the US.
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