In Conversation: Mark Tredinnick and Hugh Mackay
Mark and Hugh will be in conversation to discuss Hugh’s latest work of non-fiction, whose subject is working towards a more compassionate, less anxious society. They will discuss uses of the imagination as well as politics in fashioning a kinder and less anxious society, as well as the different kinds of truth fiction and non-fiction tell.
When: 21st September, 6.30pm-8pm
Where: 391 Wedderburn Rd, Campbelltown Writers’ Retreat at Wedderburn
Cost: $15 for members, $20 for non-members
Hugh Mackay is Australia’s leading social researcher, and the author of eighteen books — eleven in the field of social analysis and ethics, and seven novels. His recent books include The Good Life, The Art of Belonging and Beyond Belief. Hugh is a fellow of the Australian Psychological Society and has been awarded honorary doctorates by Charles Sturt, Macquarie, New South Wales, Wollongong, and Western Sydney universities. In 2015, he was appointed an Officer of the Order of Australia.