Michael Sala

Michael Sala


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 most recent book, The Restorer, has been a critical success. 

All sessions by Michael Sala

Life Experience: How do you transform real events into fiction?

07 Apr 2018
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
The Marquee, Wheeler Place

Why Study Writing?

08 Apr 2018
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Cummings Room, City Hall