Ryan O'Neill

Ryan O'Neill

Their brilliant careers

Winner of the 2017 Prime Minister’s Literary Award, Newcastle author Ryan O’Neill’s work of fiction Their Brilliant Careers has been described by the Award’s judges as ‘an ingeniously conceived and smartly written work.’ Their Brilliant Careers consists of sixteen biographical portraits of fictional writers, which combine to form a witty alternative history of Australian literature.

Ryan was born in Glasgow and lived in Africa, Europe and Asia before settling in Newcastle with his wife and two daughters. Hear him talk about his literature and his work at this special event.

Thursday 25 October
6.00pm – 8.00pm
Readers Cafe
$20 for early bird bookings before 2 March

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