Episode 22 – 24 October 2018

On this episode, host Mel Cranenburgh is joined by celebrated author, Rosalie Ham, whose book The Dressmaker was turned into a successful, international film. Her latest book, The Year of the Farmer also explores the vageries of life in a small Australian country town.

Mel is then joined by Melanie Cheng, author of ‘Australia Day’, and the facilitator of the opening event at the Brimbank Writers & Readers Festival, Celebrating Migrant Voices.The Festival is an annual event that encourages a love of reading and literature, celebrates creativity and diversity, and promotes lifelong learning. Read more about the festival here – https://www.brimbanklibraries.vic.gov.au/writersfestival