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Sydney Writers' Festival

Sarah Krasnostein and Helen Garner

Where
Carriageworks
Carriageworks
245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh NSW 2042
When

Saturday 1 May from 2pm to 3pm

Cost

Adult: $35Concession: $25

After the runaway success of Sarah Krasnostein’s debut The Trauma Cleaner: One Woman’s Extraordinary Life in Death, Decay & Disaster, Sarah spent time in Australia and the US talking to six extraordinary people who held fast to a belief even though it rubbed against the grain of conventional wisdom.

Her research culminated in The Believer: Encounters with Love, Death & Faith, a deeply humane and deftly drawn enquiry into the power of belief. Sarah is joined by fellow observer of human nature, Helen Garner, to explore what we believe in and why – from ghosts and UFOs to God and the devil, dying with autonomy and beyond.

This event is open captioned and Auslan interpreted.

Covid-safe information

The Sydney Writers’ Festival will be delivered under approved Covid-19 safety plans and will follow strict guidelines set by the NSW Department of Health. All of our venues, including Carriageworks, are registered as Covid-Safe. Patrons will be asked to check in upon arrival at the venue.

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