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Sydney Writers' Festival

Warren Ellis: Nina Simone's Gum

Where
Carriageworks
Carriageworks
245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh NSW 2042
Bay 17
When

Friday 20 May from 6pm to 7pm

Cost

Adult: $35Concession: $25

The literary debut of celebrated musician Warren Ellis, Nina Simone’s Gum, takes its name from an unlikely keepsake he snatched from the underside of his idol’s piano in a moment of rapture.

Join Warren as he sheds light on his playful memoir in which a meaning-rich relic blossoms into a metaphor for art, music and obsession, traversing his childhood in country Victoria, collaborations with Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, and prize-winning work with Dirty Three.

Warren joins live via video in conversation with Marieke Hardy.

This event is open captioned.

Covid-safe information

The Sydney Writers’ Festival will be delivered under a COVID-19 Safety Plan and will follow guidelines set by the NSW Department of Health. All of our venues, including Carriageworks, are registered as COVID Safe.

All Festival venues are currently operating at 100% capacity in line with NSW Government health guidelines. Please be aware the current regulations allow patrons to be seated alongside each other.

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