The Rose Scott Women Writers’ Festival
Women Writing Women: Valuing the Voices of Women 15 - 16 September 2017
The Rose Scott Women Writers’ Festival was established in 2013 as an annual flagship event for The Women’s Club. Offering guests inspiring speakers in welcoming environs, it is the vibrant, not-to-be-missed literary festival in Sydney’s cultural calendar.
At the Festival Launch on 17 March, The Hon Justice Virginia Bell AC assumed the mantle of RSWWF Patron and cut the birthday cake for the joint 5th birthday celebration of both the Stella Prize and the Rose Scott Women Writers’ Festival. Emily Maguire, shortlisted for the 2017 Stella Prize, was guest speaker, after which Sulari Gentill officially launched the 2017 Rose Scott Women Writers’ Festival Program.
Transcripts of the speeches are now available:
The Hon Justice Virginia Bell AC
Festival Bookings Now Open
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Note: Women's Club members may also book via the 360 Membership system.
Friday 17 March 11.45-2.00
Friday 15 September 11.45-2.00
Friday 15 September 5.00-7.00
Saturday 16 September 9.30-5.00