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Booranga Writers’ Centre | Lili Wilkinson, Writer-in-Residence

Booranga’s second writer-in-residence for 2018 is YA author Lili Wilkinson, who will be in residence from 1 May until 14 May. During her stay at Booranga Lili will give a public reading at the Historic Council Chambers Thursday 3 May, 5 to 7pm and conduct a writing workshop at Booranga on Saturday 12 May, 2 to 4pm.
 
Lili Wilkinson is the award-winning author of eleven books, including Green Valentine and Pink. She established insideadog.com.au and the Inky Awards at the Centre for Youth Literature, State Library of Victoria. Lili has a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Melbourne, and now spends most of her time reading and writing books for children and teenagers. Her latest novel is The Boundless Sublime.
 

Writing Workshop

When: Saturday 12 May, 2pm to 4pm
Where: Booranga Writers’ Centre, Mambarra Drive, Wagga Wagga
Cost: Free for members, a $10 donation is requested from non-members. RSVP
 

Public Reading

When: Thursday 3 May, 5 pm to 7pm
Where: Historic Council Chambers, Fitzmaurice St. Wagga Wagga
Cost: Free, bookings essential as seating is limited. RSVP
 
For more information contact Booranga President, David Gilbey on dgilbey@csu.edu.au or Creative Director Kathryn Halliwell director@booranga.com. For more information about Lili Wilkinson visit liliwilkinson.com.au.