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Winning Histories

What is the alchemy of writing award-winning histories?

Margaret Cook (photo credit Nick Cook)
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Tuesday 21 May 2024
Event Code: N21
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Join the History Council of NSW and three leading historians as they present their professional perspectives on the alchemy of writing award-winning histories and creating captivating narratives.

The panel will feature Margaret Cook, an environmental historian who writes about climate-related disasters with a particular focus on rivers and floods, Nicole Cama, an historian with the City of Sydney Council with experience in museums, heritage and public history and Shannyn Palmer, a community-engaged practitioner, cultural consultant and writer. All three are award-winning historians. Q&A will follow. Chaired by Jan Láníček.

State Library of NSW, Gallery Room
Macquarie Street Wing, Macquarie Street, Sydney , NSW, 2000