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Format: 19/04/2019
Format: 19/04/2019
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Reading Lounge Book Club for Friends of the Library

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Suzanne Leal, judge of the 2018 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards

And the Award Goes To ...

Tuesday
Tuesday, 30 April 2019 - 1:30pm to 2:30pm
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Be the first to hear from some of the 2019 winners of the prestigious NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, in conversation with Senior Judge Suzanne Leal.

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When you read a translated work are you reading the book intended by the author? Can translators ever be invisible as they try to balance their responsibility to the authors vision whilst simultaneously ensuring the translated text engages the reader? Join this panel of authors, translators and publishers as they discuss the subtle art of translation.

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Beyond Signage? Heritage Interpretation

Wednesday
Wednesday, 1 May 2019 - 5:30pm to 6:30pm
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Session 3 in the History Matters Series asks: ‘In the professional field of heritage interpretation, are historians out in the cold?’ Heritage interpretation is dominated by specialists other than historians. What can historians do for heritage interpretation? What can heritage interpretation do for historians?

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Scholar Talk: A&R Uncovered

Tuesday
Tuesday, 7 May 2019 - 11am to 12pm
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Neil James will talk about his 25-year journey through the A&R archives and how our greatest publishing house both reflected and reshaped the Australian nation.

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Susannah Fullerton

IN TO AFRICA with Susannah Fullerton: Series Ticket

Wednesday, 8 May 2019 - 11am to Wednesday, 22 May 2019 - 11am
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Susannah Fullerton: In to Africa 3 part lecture series

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In To Africa - Lecture 1. H Rider Haggard

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