$15 on the door, no presales
Pier 2/3 Club Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay
Stay up late with SWF. Featuring mix-tape memoir with Lifted Brow writers, The Chaser’s Empty Vessel with Julian Morrow and Chris Taylor, and Festival favourite, Spoken Four, hosted by Miles Merrill.
7:30 PM – Mixtape Memoir
The Lifted Brow presents Mixtape Memoir: five writers each talk about a single song that impacted them in some way. Featuring live music and accompanying visuals from Australia’s best comic artists.
9 PM – The Chaser’s Empty Vessel
The Chaser’s Empty Vessel returns to lower the tone of Sydney Writers’ Festival for another year. Join Chris Taylor and Julian Morrow for more lively, irreverent and freewheeling discussions with some of the biggest and/or longest names at the Festival including Matthew Luhn, Colin McDowell and John Safran.
10:30 PM – Spoken Four
The Festival’s best spoken-word artists deliver powerful verse and breathtaking stories. Featuring Jesse Brand, Omar Musa, Maxine Beneba Clarke, Inua Ellams and DJ: Ribongia Hosted by Miles Merrill. Presented with Word Travels.