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Schools 2013

Schools dates 2013

Primary Schools Days

Tuesday 30 July
Murwillumbah Civic Hall 9.30am - 11.30am
St Finbars Byron Bay  12.45pm - 2.45pm

Wednesday 31 July
Lismore Civic Hall 9.30am - 11.30am
Ballina RSL Auditorium 12.45pm - 2.45pm

Secondary Schools Day

Thursday 1 August at the Festival site, Bayshore Drive Byron Bay

Alphabet soup: acquiring a taste for words

David Astle, Mungo MacCallum
Chair: Jesse Blackadder

locationSCU Marquee
date and time9.45am - 10.30am (Thursday 1 August) ticket priceSchool students only

The war on terror: how it impacts on the individual

John Cantwell, Glenn Carle
Chair: Russell Eldridge

locationMacquarie Marquee
date and time9.45am - 10.45am (Thursday 1 August) ticket priceSchool students only

Seriously serial: there’s more than one book in this

Phillip Gwynne, Leigh Hobbs, Melina Marchetta
Chair: Tristan Bancks

locationSCU Marquee
date and time10.45am - 11.45am (Thursday 1 August) ticket priceSchool students only

Blurring the lines: fiction, faction, non-fiction

Lily Chan, Benjamin Law
Chair: Kelly-lee Hickey

locationMacquarie Marquee
date and time11.00am - 11.45am (Thursday 1 August ) ticket priceSchool students only

Identity: longing and belonging

Tony Birch, Lisa Jacobson
Chair: Kate Veitch

locationSCU Marquee
date and time12.30pm - 1.15pm (Thursday 1 August) ticket priceSchool students only

Crime & punishment: do good guys always win?

Ed Chatterton, Phillip Gwynne
Chair: Marele Day

locationMacquarie Marquee
date and time12.30pm - 1.15pm (Thursday 2 August) ticket priceSchool students only

Life stories: tall, small, and true tales

Steve Bisley, Ahmad Fuadi, Fiona Johnson
Chair: Jane Caro

locationSCU Marquee
date and time1.30pm - 2.30pm (Thursday 1 August) ticket priceSchool students only