Festival Program

Pre-Festival Events

A Room Made of Leaves: Kate Grenville in conversation with Kate Mildenhall

What if Elizabeth Macarthur—wife of the notorious John Macarthur, wool baron in the earliest days of Sydney—had written a shockingly frank secret memoir? And what if novelist Kate Grenville AO had miraculously found and published it? That’s the starting point for A Room Made of Leaves, a playful dance of...
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Kate Grenville AO
Kate Mildenhall
Day 1
18 Feb 2021

A Room Made of Leaves: Kate Grenville in conversation with Kate Mildenhall

What if Elizabeth Macarthur—wife of the notorious John Macarthur, wool baron in the earliest days of Sydney—had written a shockingly frank secret memoir? And what if novelist Kate Grenville AO had miraculously found and published it? That’s the starting point for A Room Made of Leaves, a playful dance of...
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Kate Grenville AO
Kate Mildenhall
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