Voices From Elsewhere: Abha Dawesar
Abha Dawesar is the award-winning author of four critically acclaimed novels: Family Values, That Summer in Paris, Babyji and Miniplanner.
In her appearance at our Gala Night of Storytelling: Voices From Elsewhere, Dawesar tells of her close encounter with the deadly wheels of a Jeep and the fateful story of her rescuer.
Yannick Haenel is an award winning French novelist.
Sonya Hartnett is the award-winning, internationally-acclaimed author of several novels for adults and younger readers.
John Birmingham is the author of the cult classic He Died With a Felafel in His Hand and most recently the thriller, Without Warning.
Nam Le is a multi-award winning author for his first book, The Boat.
Dagmar Leupold is a German poet.
Abha Dawesar is an Indian novelist based in New York.
Best known for Possum Magic, Mem Fox is one of Australia’s favourite picture-book authors.
Murong Xuecun is one of contemporary China’s most celebrated authors and the winner of the 2010 People’s Literature Prize for his most recent book The Missing Ingredient.
Archie Roach is an indigenous Australian singer, songwriter and guitarist. Archie is a philosopher and storyteller in the tradition of his ancestors, relaying and retelling intimate real life stories through song that have touched the hearts and souls of audiences around the world.