A few sessions at Writers at the Convent, 2010

I caught three sessions at Writers at the Convent last weekend – run by Reader’s Feast Bookstore, held at the gorgeous Abbotsford Convent. The session ‘We’ll always have Paris’ featured chef Shannon Bennett (Shannon Bennett’s Paris) and Elizabeth Bard (Lunch in Paris) who is a New Yorker living in that magical city. Bennett is a Melbourne-based chef/restaurateur … Continue reading A few sessions at Writers at the Convent, 2010

Love, Literature and Evolution – Writers at the Convent

On Saturday the 14th I attended a couple of sessions at Writers at the Convent, a mini writers' festival run by Reader's Feast Bookstore, at the gorgeous Abbotsford Convent. Unfortunately, the 'Australian Fiction' session with Peter Goldsworthy, Robert Drewe, and Steven Carroll was cancelled, but I skipped the other big sessions and decided to spend … Continue reading Love, Literature and Evolution – Writers at the Convent