Malachy Tallack at Avid Reader, Brisbane
I'm delighted to present Malachy Tallack at Avid Reader in Brisbane on February 28 – he'll be talking about his wonderful book The Undiscovered Islands. You can register for the event here.
Adelaide Writers' Week
I'll be in conversation with Decca Aitkenhead about her extraordinary memoir, All at Sea, and also with Emily Maguire and Zoë Williamson about "love and violence" as part of this year's Adelaide Writers' Week program. Both events are on March 9. There's more information in the AWW program.
Caroline Baum at Avid Reader, Brisbane
Come and hear Caroline Baum talk about her wonderful memoir of only-child-dom – a subject close to my heart – at Avid in West End on Monday, March 13. You can register for the event here.
Krissy Kneen at Riverbend, Brisbane
I am so looking forward to this conversation with Krissy Kneen about her spectacular new book, An Uncertain Grace – five interlinked novellas about everything from love and AI to immortality and more, and handled with a deft and exquisite elegance. There's information about booking for the event on the Riverbend site.
World Science Festival: Science and Story
I'm thrilled to have been invited to participate in this event – at this exciting festival – for the second year in a row. Full details for the program and the panel are yet to be announced, but you can pencil it into your diaries with the information available over here.
BOOK LAUNCH: A Hundred Small Lessons
Avid Reader, 193 Boundary St, West End
April 12, 6.00 for 6.30pm
I am thrilled and delighted that Kris Olsson has agreed to launch my new novel, A Hundred Small Lessons, in Brisbane – it's a very Brisbane book, and I'm delighted that it passed inspection by Kris as she's one of the finest writers living in and writing on this city.
Please come along and help me celebrate its arrival in the world – you can register for the event here.
Ashley has participated in many writers' festivals and conferences over more than fifteen years and is available for lectures, workshops and other presentations and conversations. She is also a skilled facilitator and regularly chairs sessions and conducts one-on-one conversations with writers about their work at festivals and other events in Australia and abroad.