Literature & Ideas
The Way Through the Woods
Long Litt Woon is an anthropologist who was born in Malaysia but has lived in Norway for three decades. Join her in conversation with Jane Caro to talk about her memoir of mushrooms and mourning, The Way Through the Woods.
Malaysian-born Long Litt Woon is an anthropologist and Norwegian Mycological Association-certified mushroom professional. She first visited Norway as a young exchange student where she met and eventually married Norwegian Eiolf Olsen. She currently lives in Oslo, Norway. According to Chinese naming tradition, ‘Long’ is her surname and ‘Litt Woon’ her first name.
Jane Caro AM (awarded this year) is an author, novelist, broadcaster, columnist, advertising writer and social commentator. She was awarded the 2018 Walkley for Women’s Leadership. A much-loved figure, her most recent book – Accidental Feminists – champions a generation of fiery older women.
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Sun 23 Feb 4pm