Too Much Lip
Melissa Lucashenko is one of Australia’s finest writers with work that illuminates some of the country’s most important problems. There were no surprises when Too Much Lip won the 2019 Miles Franklin Prize. She will be in conversation with Danae Gibson.
Melissa Lucaskenko is a multi-award-winning Aboriginal novelist from Queensland. Her work has been awarded the Queensland Deloitte Literary Prize, the Nita B. Kibble Award, and the Victorian Premier’s Award for Indigenous Writing. In 2019 Too Much Lip won Australia’s premier writing prize, the Miles Franklin.
Lucaskenko is a Walkley Award winner for her non-fiction, and a founding member of human rights organisation Sisters Inside. She writes about ordinary Australians and the extraordinary lives they lead.
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Sat 22 Feb 5pm