Hannah Kent is the co-founder of Australian literary journal Kill Your Darlings. In 2011, she won the inaugural Writer Australia Unpublished Manuscript Award for her debut novel, Burial Rites, the story of Agnes Magnusdottir, the last person to be executed in Iceland. Since its publication in 2013, Burial Rites has been translated into nearly thirty languages and has received numerous awards and nominations.
The Good People is Hannah Kent’s latest book. In the year 1825, in a remote valley lying between the mountains of south-west Ireland, near the Flesk river of Killarney, three women are brought together by strange and troubling events.
Hannah will be in conversation with Susan Wyndham, Literary Editor, Sydney Morning Herald.
When: Wednesday 5 October 2016, 12.30pm
Where: Four Seasons Hotel, 199 George Street, Sydney 2000, New South Wales
Cost: $80 for members of Dymocks Events, $95 for non-members. Includes a two course meal and all beverages. Please book here.
Contact: Judy Benson on 02 94494366, or firstname.lastname@example.org