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An evening with Benjamin Law

July 11 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Join us for an enlightening evening with acclaimed Australian author, Benjamin Law, as he delves into the intricate themes of queerness and identity in literature. This special event, hosted by Ku-ring-gai Library, marks the launch of the Council’s participation in the Welcome Here project, demonstrating our commitment to fostering inclusive and supportive spaces for everyone in our community.

Benjamin Law is a renowned writer, broadcaster, and cultural commentator whose work spans television, radio, and print. He is the author of the critically acclaimed memoir The Family Law, which was adapted into a beloved SBS TV series. Law is also known for his insightful columns in publications like The Sydney Morning Herald and The Guardian, where he explores social issues with wit and empathy.

Throughout his career, Benjamin Law has been a prominent voice for the LGBTQIA+ community, using his platform to highlight the diverse experiences and challenges faced by queer individuals. His work not only entertains but also educates and inspires, encouraging readers and viewers to reflect on their own identities and the society around them.

In this engaging discussion, Benjamin will share his personal journey and insights on how queerness and identity shape our stories and our understanding of the world. Attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and engage in meaningful dialogue, making this a truly interactive and thought-provoking event.

Bookings are essential so get in quick!

Details

Date:
July 11
Time:
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Website:
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Venue

Gordon Library
799 Pacific Highway,
Gordon,
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