Author Talks

The Library’s author talks are enlightening, funny, sad, controversial, joyous, heartwarming and are always entertaining.


28 October 2020

Join Craig Silvey, award-winning author of Jasper Jones, as he talks about his highly anticipated new novel, Honeybee with Hamish Macdonald.

Good Dog

28 May 2020

Kate Leaver’s new book, Good Dog, draws personal interviews, as well as on science and research.

Ways of Knowing

12 September 2020

Please join us for a fascinating online discussion, as Darug women Leanne Watson, Erin Wilkins and Jasmine Seymour talk with historian Grace Karskens about the many ways we learn about the past and present.

Going Places with Patrick Mullins

20 June 2020

Award-winning author Patrick Mullins joins us for a special online edition of Going Places — Authors on Tour.