Society & Culture
How can we attend to unheard truths and reach a more nuanced understanding of our past and the present?
In the Festival’s opening address, acclaimed author Kate Grenville (A Room Made of Leaves) considers truth, fiction and the stories that urgently need our attention.
Recorded for MWF Digital in 2020.
Closing Remarks: Jenny Odell
Death of a Playwright
The Birthing Suite
Angie Thomas: YA & Activism
Reni Eddo-Lodge: On Race
Ruby Hamad: White Tears/Brown Scars
The Road to the Ballot Box
Who Gets to Love?
Unpicking Classic Romances
On Sex and Romance
A Swelling in his Loins
Labour of Love
Love Letter to a Book
Ben Quilty: Reckoning
MWF19 DeRay Mckesson: On the Other Side of Freedom
Ben Folds: About Lightning Bugs
Jane Caro: Accidental Feminists
Storytelling is the Best Medicine