Julia Prendergast’s debut novel: The Earth Does Not Get Fat was published by UWA Publishing in April 2018. Julia’s recent short stories are included in Australian Short Stories66, Pascoe Publishing (2018). Julia’s stories have been finalists in international competitions including the Josephine Ulrick Prize (AU) and the Séan Ó Faoláin Competition (IE). Julia’s fiction appears in publications including Lightship Anthology 2 (UK), TEXT (AU) and Review of Australian Fiction (AU). Julia is a Lecturer in Writing and Literature at Swinburne University, Melbourne.


Sessions

Sunday 21st, 12:00pm-1:00pm

The long and the short of it

Julia Prendergast and Luke Johnson discuss with Sarah McNeill the differences between writing short stories and novels, and why it matters.
Venue: Centre for Stories
Tickets: $20 Standard | $15 Concession
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Sunday 21st, 2:30pm-3:30pm

Women’s Voices

Jennifer Down and Julia Prendergast discuss writing as women about women with Kelly Fliedner.
Venue: Centre for Stories
Tickets: $20 Standard | $15 Concession
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