This event features a showing of The Kiss, a short film based on Peter Goldsworthy’s story of the same name, followed by a discussion with the author on the film and his writing. Adapted and directed by Ashlee Page, The Kiss won the 2010 Dendy Award for Best Australian short feature and 2 AFI Awards for Best Short Fiction Film and Best Screen Craft. Peter Goldsworthy has won major literary awards across a range of genres: poetry, short story, the novel, opera and theatre. His novels have sold over 400,000 copies in Australia alone, and have been translated into many European and Asian Languages.
Find out more about Peter Goldsworthy at his website.
Date: Thursday 18 August at 6 for 6:30pm.
Bookings: by Tuesday 16 August to Robina Weir (phone: 8303 4064)
Venue: Ira Raymond Exhibition Room, Barr Smith Library, University of Adelaide
Admission: free and open to the public; a gold coin donation is invited.
Seating is limited.
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Barr Smith Library