Cate kennedyCate Kennedy is an award-winning short story writer who has twice won The Age short story competition. She is a multi-talented author who has published travel memoirs, poetry collections, novels and short stories, including the collection Dark Roots which was shortlisted for the Australian Literature Society Gold Medal in 2007.

See Cate on Friday 21st of October delivering the festival opening address, Saturday 22nd of October at 3:30pm for Short Stories, Flash Fiction and Poetry: A Meeting of Like Minds and Sunday 23rd of October at 11am for In Conversation: Cate Kennedy