Writing The West


What draws artists to write about the west? In this panel, three writers will discuss their work, their views on place, community engaged art, and the importance of celebrating the western suburbs in their work.

This event is part of the Emerging Writers' Festival, in partnership with Maribyrnong Libraries.


JINGHUA QIAN - Jinghua Qian has been a performance poet, a radio broadcaster, a television journalist, and an arts critic.

HARRY REID - Harry Reid is the author of the best way to destroy an enemy is to make him a friend (Puncher & Wattman, 2020) and a co-director of sick leave.

KHALID WARSAME - Khalid Warsame is a writer who lives in Naarm.

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  • Tuesday, 21 June 2022 | 06:00 PM - 07:00 PM


Footscray Library, 56 Paisley St, Footscray, 3011, View Map

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