Go to In Conversation with Margaret Atwood, Wednesday 19 February 2020

Wednesday 19 February 2020 7.30pm

The iconic author discusses her life and career live on stage

The publication of The Handmaid’s Tale in 1985 and the current, Emmy-award winning television series have created a sweeping global cultural phenomenon, as ‘handmaids’ have become a symbol of women’s rights, standing against misogyny and oppression.

In Conversation with Margaret Atwood is an Australian premiere literary event spanning the breadth of Atwood’s remarkable career, her diverse range of works and why, in the Booker Award winning The Testaments, she has returned to her seminal story, 34 years later.

Join us for an unmissable evening of conversation, discussion and Q & A with one of the most vital authors of her generation, as Margaret Atwood shares her signature insight, humour and intellect.

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Wednesday 19 February 2020
7.30pm

The iconic author discusses her life and career live on stage

The publication of The Handmaid’s Tale in 1985 and the current, Emmy-award winning television series have created a sweeping global cultural phenomenon, as ‘handmaids’ have become a symbol of women’s rights, standing against misogyny and oppression.

In Conversation with Margaret Atwood is an Australian premiere literary event spanning the breadth of Atwood’s remarkable career, her diverse range of works and why, in the Booker Award winning The Testaments, she has returned to her seminal story, 34 years later.

Join us for an unmissable evening of conversation, discussion and Q & A with one of the most vital authors of her generation, as Margaret Atwood shares her signature insight, humour and intellect.

PRE-SALE BEGINS MONDAY 25 NOVEMBER AT 12PM
TICKETS GO ON SALE TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC FRIDAY 29 NOVEMBER AT 12PM

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PRESENTED BY:
Fane, Andrew Kay, Phil Bathols & BBC Studios

CATEGORY:
Special Event

DURATION:
Approximately 110 minutes, including interval.

WARNINGS:
TBC

SUIT CHILDREN?:
This performance is suitable for children.

VENUE:
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