Michael Sala

Michael Sala

Biography

Newcastle writer Michael Sala was born in the Netherlands in 1975 to a Greek father and a Dutch mother, and first came to Australia in the 1980s. He is a creative writing lecturer at the University of Newcastle. His critically acclaimed debut, The Last Thread, won the 2013 NSW Premier’s Award for New Writing and was the regional winner (Pacific) of the 2013 Commonwealth Book Prize. His latest book, The Restorer, will be launched at this year’s festival.

All sessions by Michael Sala

Every Sentence Counts

08 Apr 2017
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Cummings Room, City Hall

On Location

08 Apr 2017
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Cummings Room, City Hall

In Harm’s Way

08 Apr 2017
1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Concert Hall, City Hall

BOOK LAUNCH – The Restorer

08 Apr 2017
4:00 pm -5:00 pm
Watt Space Gallery, Cnr Auckland & King Streets