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Adelaide Writers’ Week

Web: https://www.adelaidefestival.com.au/

Adelaide Writers’ Week, known locally as Writers’ Week or WW, is a large and mostly free literary festival held annually in Adelaide, the capital of South Australia. Considered one of the world’s pre-eminent literary events, it forms part of the Adelaide Festival of Arts, where attendees meet, listen and discuss literature with Australian and international writers in Meet the Author sessions, readings and lectures.


Pioneer Womens Memorial Garden
Adelaide, SA


    The festival takes place from
    March 02 to March 07, 2024

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