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Authors & Presenters



2020 Festival Authors & Presenters

Here you can find out about the 60 speakers joining us from Los Angeles, Hong Kong, Brisbane, Sydney, Melbourne, Hobart, Perth and regional areas all across the country. Join us as authors, writers, panelists and presenters discuss possible and highly imagined futures through a literary lens.

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Nina

Angelo


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Melissa

Ashley


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Tabitha

Bird


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Max

Brearley



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Bob

Brown


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Kelly

Canby


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Jane

Caro


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Danielle

Clarke



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Claire G

Coleman


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Tanya

Dalziell


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Antony

Dapiran


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Madelaine

Dickie



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Sabrina

Dudgeon Swift


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Michael

Earp


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Robert

Edeson


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Craig

Ensor



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Sara

Foster


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Ginn

Fourie


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Paul

Genoni


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Mark

Greenwood



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Tanya

Heaslip


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Annie

Horner


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Tinashe

Jakwa


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Rachael

Johns



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Katherine

Johnson


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Lee

Kofman


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Nicky

Lefebvre


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Benjamin

Law



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Lily

Malone


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Dora

Marinova


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Donna

Mazza


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Ben

Mckelvey



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Dervla

McTiernan


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Lindsay

Miles


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Anisa

Nandaula


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Midge

Raymond



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Matthew

Reilly


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Heather

Rose


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Tracey

Spicer


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Jane

Sullivan



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Leslie

Thiele


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Paul

Thomas


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Rachael

Treasure


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Alicia

Tuckerman



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Toby

Walsh


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John

Yunker






Meet the

Presenters



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Jennifer

Bowden


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Sarina

Kamini


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Margot

Edwards


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Meri

Fatin



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Julie-Ann

Harper


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James

Lush


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Sarah

McNeill


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Kirsti

Melville



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Rosi

Moore-Fiander


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Nicole

Sinclair


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Ian

Smith


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Iszaac

Webb



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Will

Yeoman






Useful information

The newly upgraded Margaret River HEART is the hub of the 2020 festival and the location of all events that are part of the main program. Our exciting feature events and workshops are held at a number of locations in and around Margaret River.

FESTIVAL VENUES


2020 Festival

Workshop Series

For full access to some of the festival’s top writing talents, immerse yourself in the Festival Workshop Series to gain friendly tips and practical experience, whatever your writing passion may be.

WORKSHOPS


2020 Festival

Feature Events

For the ultimate festival experience, book tickets to one or more of these feature events for emerging writers, avid readers and those who enjoy their books served with the region’s best produce.

FEATURE EVENTS