28 May 2012 marks the centenary of the birth of Patrick White. To celebrate, the Association for the Study of Australian Literature (ASAL) will host a cocktail reception, followed by a film screening of Fred Schepisi’s The Eye of the Storm (2011), based on Patrick White's 1973 novel. The film will be introduced by Producer, Antony Waddington, and Professor Emerita Elizabeth Webby (University of Sydney). A flyer is available at www.asaliterature.com.
Date: Monday 28 May 2012
Time: 6pm-7 reception, 7-7.20 introduction, 7.20 film screening.
Venue: Dendy Opera Quays
Price: $37.50 (includes film, refreshments and hors d'oeuvres).
Seating is strictly limited to 150 people. To register, visit:
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