Courtney Sina Meredith launched her first book of poetry, Brown Girls in Bright Red Lipstick, at the 2012 Frankfurt Book Fair. Her first book of short stories Tail of the Taniwha will be released in 2016. Her play Rushing Dolls won a number of awards, and was published by Playmarket in 2012. She was the Bleibtreu Berlin writer in residence 2011, a delegate to London for the British Council in 2012, and a guest of the BBC to the House of Lords in 2014. Her poetry and prose have been translated into Italian, German, Dutch, French, Spanish and Bahasa Indonesia.
National Writers’ Conference
Sunday, 19 June
Festival Long Events: The Reading Room
Festival Long. The Reading Room will be open from 12pm - 3pm each day (excluding the 18th & 19th June).
Tuesday 21 June, 12:30pm
Swinburne Presents: Spirit of Punk
Thursday 16 June, 5:30pm