Come and celebrate one of Australia’s most significant poets, Francis Webb, with readings and discussion on his poetry and life.

Date & Time: Saturday, 31 August 2019 2:00 – 5:00pm

Address: Chatswood Library on The Concourse, Lower Ground, 409 Victoria Ave, Chatswood

Cost: Free

Hosted by MC Toby Davidson (editor of Webb’s Collected Poems), with:

  • Michael Griffith (Webb’s biographer)
  • Robert Adamson (poet and former UTS Chair of Poetry)
  • Judith Crispin (poet and photographer)
  • Gareth Jenkins (poet)
  • Kate Liston-Mills (short fiction writer)
  • Richard Miller (long-time Webb fan)
  • Oliver Miller (film-maker of a short film of Webb’s ‘Electric’) 

Plus student representatives from Webb’s former high schools – St Pius X College Chatswood and Christian Brothers’ High School Lewisham.

Followed by afternoon tea.