Award-winning writer and Varuna alumna Delia Falconer presents the inaugural address honouring the work and legacy of Eleanor Dark. Join Delia as she talks about nature in an age of loss. A century ago, descriptions of nature placed humans in a world of abundance. Delia considers how we write and think about nature now.
The Blue Mountains Program at Varuna
All day pass $65/$55 (29 or 30 May)
Two day pass $100 (29 and 30 May)
Single session $20/$15
Presented with Varuna the National Writers’ House.
Delia Falconer (Australian)
Delia Falconer is the author of two novels, The Service of Clouds and The Lost Thoughts of Soldiers. Sydney, a personal history of her hometown, was part of New South’s City series. Delia Falconer is also a prize-winning essayist, short story writer and literary critic. She is a senior lecturer in Creative Writing at the University of Technology Sydney.