Morris Gleitzman, 2018-19 Australian Children's Laureate in conversation with Sarah Macdonald

16 February 2020, 3:00pm-5:00pm

Morris Gleitzman is a bestselling children’s author whose books explore serious and sometimes confronting subjects in funny and unexpected ways.

Morris began his career as a writer with The Norman Gunston Show, and became well- known through his columns in The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, and Good Weekend, and is currently working on the final book in the Once series of children’s novels set during the Second World War. Morris’ influence as a storyteller and thinker reaches across generations. As the previous Australian Children’s Laureate Morris has continued to promote the importance of reading, creativity and story in the lives of young Australians.

Sarah Macdonald is a broadcaster and writer. She presents Evenings on ABC Radio Sydney NSW and Canberra. Sarah co-presents The Full Catastrophe, wrote Holy Cow - The Travel Bible for India and her latest book is So you’re having a teenager - an A to Z of adolescence.


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