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The Library That Made Me

For those who love their library

Ali Cobby Eckermann
Hannah Diviney
Anna Funder
Richard Glover (photo credit ABC Radio Sydney)
Tim Ross
Phillipa McGuinness (photo credit Patrick Wood)
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Thursday 23 May 2024
7-8pm
Event Code: N23
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Featuring Ali Cobby Eckermann, Hannah Diviney, Anna Funder, Richard Glover and Tim Ross, this event is hosted by Openbook editor Phillipa McGuinness.

From tiny mobile school libraries to the Mitchell Reading Room to regional public libraries or the grand Staatsbibliothek in the lee of the Berlin Wall, hear about how these hubs of writing, reading and creativity sparked something magical in some of this country’s finest thinkers.

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State Library of NSW, Library Auditorium
Macquarie Street Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney, NSW, 2000