Diane Armstrong, award-winning journalist and bestselling author, is a child Holocaust survivor who arrived in Australia from Poland in 1948. Her family memoir Mosaic: A Chronicle of Five Generations was shortlisted for the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction as well as the National Biography Award. Her books have been published in the US, UK, Poland and Israel, and have both won and been shortlisted for several writing awards including the NSW Premier’s Literary Award for Non-Fiction, Commonwealth Writers’ Prize and the Society of Women Writers Fiction Award. Her newest novel The Collaborator is out from July 2020.
APPEARING AT: Auschwitz in fiction after 75 years
WITH: Alan Gold, Suzanne Leal and Michaela Kalowski (facilitator)
DATE: Sunday 8 November
VENUE: Metcalfe Auditorium