Annual FAW Awards Luncheon – November 5, 2016

For your diary: 5 November, 2016

Venue:
99 on York,
Level 2,
95-99 York Street, Sydney

Time:
11:30 am for 12:00 noon

Cost:
$45.00 per person

Have you made plans, yet, to be involved in one of the most important functions on the FAW NSW Calendar?

There will be Awards Presentations for:
Hilarie Lindsay Young Writers 2016 Poetry Awards,
2016 Walter Stone Award, and
2016 Jean Stone Award for Poetry.

Guest Speaker:Susannah Fullerton
Susannah Fullerton is the President of the Jane Austen Society of Australia, and Patron of the Kipling Society of Australia. She is the author of several books about Jane Austen, and also of Brief Encounters: Literary Travellers in Australia, a fascinating book about 11 famous authors who came to this country, showing what they thought of us, what we thought of them, and how the visit influenced their writings.

Susannah leads literary tours for Australians Studying Abroad, and has produced 2 audio CDs, Finding Katherine Mansfield and Poetry to Fill a Room. She is very well known on the Australian speakers’ circuit as a literary lecturer.

A woman of many talents and remarkable experience, Susannah presents regular series at the Art Gallery of NSW, the State Library of New South Wales, at libraries, schools and clubs.

Her most popular talks are about Jane Austen, Charles Dickens, Anthony Trollope, the Mitford family, Samuel Pepys, Vita Sackville-West, Oscar Wilde, the Romantic Poets, and Shakespeare.

She is a registered speaker for ADFAS (Australia Decorative and Fine Arts Societies). She is a regular guest on Richard Glover’s ABC Self-Improvement Wednesday programme and is often interviewed on TV and radio.

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