Writers @ Stanton: podcasts

Writers@Stanton is the library's visiting author talk program.

It includes noted national and international authors, best-sellers, and lesser-known authors selected by publishers as authors of the future.

The author talk is followed by question time and the opportunity for book signing.

There is first-come first-served seating for 100 and standing room.

The program is free and no booking is required.


Here are recordings of some of the writers who have visited (and writers coming up are listed at left).

You can now find us on iTunes


James Massola on "The Great Cave Rescue" 15 November 2018

David Marr on "My Country" 14 November 2018

Paul Ham on "New Jerusalem" 12 November 2018

Richard Glover on "The Land Before Avocado" 31 October 2018

Mike Carlton on "On Air" 26 October 2018

Chloe Hooper on "The Arsonist" 23 October 2018

Kristina Olsson on "Shell" 16 October 2018

David Malouf on "An Open Book" 10 October 2018

Gillian Triggs on "Speaking Up" 9 October 2018

Robert De Crespigny on "Fly!" 5 October 2018

Leigh Sales on "Any Ordinary Day" 2 October 2018

Peter Doherty on "The Incidental Tourist"

Tim Dunlop on "The Future of Everything" 11 September 2018

Robert Drewe on "The True Colour of the Sea" 9 September 2018

Will Davies on "The Last 100 Days" 30 August 2018

John Fahey on "Australia’s First Spies" 23 August 2018

Chris Hammer on "Scrublands" 21 August 2018

Peter Cochrane on "Best We Forget: The War for White Australia, 1914–18" 15 August 2018

Peter Phelps on "The Bulldog Track" 8 August 2018

Kon Karapanagiotidis on "The Power of Hope" 18 July 2018

Deborah Snow on "Siege" 17 July 2018

Michelle Grattan & Richard Walsh on "The Knowledge Solution: Politics"

Bob Carr on "Run for Your Life" 3 July 2018

Trent Dalton on "Boy Swallows Universe" 20 June 2018

Hugh Mackay on "Australia Reimagined" 6 June 2018

Richard Dennis on "Dead Right" 6 June 2018

Colin Tatz on "Black Pearls" 22 May 2018

Nikki Gemmell on "On Quiet" 27 April 2018

Mark McKenna on "Moment of Truth" 10 April 2018

Barry Jones on "Looking into the Abyss: Trump, Australia & Beyond" 4 April 2018

Sonya Voumard, 23 March 2018

Anne Aly, 20 March 2018

Jamelle Wells

Jacqui Lambie on "Rebel with a Cause"

Benjamin T. Jones on "This Time: Australia’s Republican Past and Future" 1 February 2018

Michael Pembroke

Don Watson, 12 December 2017

Warren Mundine, 6 December 2017

Hugh White, 28 November 2017

Sarah Goldman, 20 October 2017

Beau Donelly & Nick Toscano,16 November 2017

Alex Miller, 13 November 2017

Richard Denniss, 7 November 2017

Richard Fidler & Kari Gislason, 3 November 2017

Scott Bevan, 1 November 2017

Hugh Riminton., 17 October 2017