Graeme Simsion in conversation with Katherine Collette
Readings Carlton — 309 Lygon St, Carlton, Victoria, 3053
Graeme Simsion was an information systems consultant and wrote about data-modelling before he won the 2012 Victorian Premier’s Unpublished Manuscript Award for his debut novel, The Rosie Project. Since then, Text Publishing sold the rights to the book internationally for over $1.8m, the book was published in Australia 2014, and has sold more than 3.5 million copies in over forty countries around the world.
We are delighted to bring you Simsion in conversation with rising star and fellow Text author Katherine Collette to talk about the craft of writing, the stories that come from Melbourne, about Melbourne, and why good news stories are now more important than ever.
This event is free, but please book here.
Celebrating 50 years of Readings
Readings is celebrating our 50 year history in 2019. To honour the stories that have emerged from the books on our shelves, we are hosting 50 special events that illustrate passion, artistry and Australian literature. We hope you will join us.
This is our second event of the series.