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NT Writers Festival

  • Olive Pink Botanic Gardens Tuncks Road Desert Springs, NT, 0870 Australia (map)

Poets’ Moon Readings

Step into an electric soundscape of strings and soaring

melodies, with cellist Xavia Nou, as poets gather under a growing moon with

offerings on the festival theme: lyapirtneme | returning. Featuring poetry in First

languages, writers read of remembrance and mourning, regeneration and renewal,

seasons and cycles, death and life again. Including Kirli Saunders, Sue Fielding,

Paul Collis, Meg Mooney, Charmaine Papertalk Green, Victoria Alondra, Leni

Shilton, Laurie May, John Kinsella (read by Craig San Roque), Sylvia Neale and

Arrernte women writers and readings from Arrernte students from the Poetry in First

Languages festival workshops.

Location: Olive Pink Botanic Garden

Earlier Event: April 28
X A V I A + Naomi Keyte
Later Event: July 2