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Neilson Hays Bangkok Literature Festival - How the Past is Present

  • Neilson Hays Library 195 Thanon Surawong Krung Thep Maha Nakhon, 10500 Thailand (map)

Clare Wright will represent Australian literature and history at the inaugural Neilson Hays Bangkok Literature Festival.

World War II. The women’s suffrage movement. The Partition of India. Award-winning writers bring historical events vividly into the present, tracing how the past shapes our economies, our cities, our politics, and our societies today. They also address the importance of getting history right, and what can go wrong when only part of the story is told. Featuring Raghu Karnad, Clare Wright, and Nisid Hajari, in conversation with Patrick Winn. ENG w/ THAI TRANS.

Though tickets to daytime events on the Neilson Hays Library Stage and British Club Stage are free, frist come first served, you book day passes for guaranteed seats here.