UNSW Centre for Ideas

Geraldine Brooks on Writing History

Hear Pulitzer Prize-winning author Geraldine Brooks discuss her new book 'Horse' and the pleasures and pitfalls of writing historical fiction.

Panels, Lectures & Ideas

Event Details


Panels, Lectures & Ideas

Event Starts

Jul 20, 2022

Event Ends

Jul 20, 2022


Roundhouse, UNSW Sydney

Geraldine Brooks’ latest book Horse is a gripping reckoning of the legacy of enslavement and racism in America.  

Join Brooks in conversation with UNSW’s Fiona Morrison for a wide-ranging discussion about her creative process, the challenges and pleasures of writing as a career, the secrets of writing history, and of course her books, including Horse, March and People of the Book.

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