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Writers; celebrate, reminisce, remonstrate, illuminate, demystify, enthrall, enrage and educate at this years Byron Bay Writers Festival.

Beautiful weather, fabulous site, challenging ideas, animated discussions, celebrated personalities and laugh out loud piss-takes, these are the building blocks of one of the country’s leading forums of  forward thinking and critical review.


10 responses to “Writers Share”

  1. Stu Momps says:

    Jeff,
    There is a book sale, and not much about writing.

  2. Jill Keogh says:

    Only two women with anything to say?

  3. Annette says:

    very disappointed Echo, that your photograps are 99% male????? I wasn’t there but surely the gender balance wasn’t THAT weighted in reality?

  4. Kass says:

    Agree with the comment about too few women represented in these pics.
    But of the women pictured – Clem Ford asked people to not share photos of her child due to the abuse she consistently cops from the MRA’s.

  5. Elizabeth McCall says:

    Photo montage definitely not representative of gender on panels. Very poor choice and very disappointing that the reportage shows such gender bias

  6. Kimberley Davenport says:

    Where’s Clementine Ford, Holly Throsby ….

  7. Anastasia says:

    Why is every photograph of a white male??? Sorry, Echo, disappointing montage and not representative of the true diversity of writers.

  8. David Hancock says:

    Look on this page………https://www.echo.net.au/2017/08/writers-wraps-right/

    Just about all old boilers…..

  9. Melissa says:

    Wow this is really sexist and racist. Where are the women and the people of colour?

  10. Melissa says:

    Please represent the real diversity of talent, not just white males

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