Come along to hear author Anita Heiss speak about books, reading and writing at Cowra Multipurpose Room, next door to Cowra Library, Darling Street, Cowra on Tuesday 13 November at 5.30pm. This is a free event but please book your place by calling the Library on 6340 2180.
Anita Heiss, successful author and passionate campaigner for Aboriginal literacy, was born a member of the Wiradjuri nation of central New South Wales, but was raised in the suburbs of Sydney and educated at the local Catholic school.
Dr. Anita Heiss is the author of non-fiction, historical fiction, commercial women's fiction, children's fiction, social commentary and travel articles. She is a regular guest at writers' festivals and travels internationally performing her work and lecturing on Aboriginal literature. She is an Indigenous Literacy Day Ambassador and a proud member of the Wiradjuri nation of central New South Wales. Anita divides her time between writing, public speaking, MCing, and as a workshop facilitator.