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Our very good friends at Black Inc. are hosting a fantastic teacher evening with Alice Pung:

Come and meet Alice Pung, author of Unpolished Gem and editor of Growing up Asian in Australia, and Clare Atkins, author of Nona & Me.

Alice will speak about her new novel Laurinda, set in an exclusive girls school, and Clare will speak about her novel Nona & Me, which is set in Arnhem Land, and is the story of two friends, Rosie, who is white, and Nona, who is Aboriginal.

Free event, all welcome. Refreshments provided.

Date: Tuesday 19th August 2014 Time: 6.30pm for a 7.00pm start Location: Black Inc. Office, 37-39 Langridge St, Collingwood VIC 3066 (on the corner of Langridge and Cambridge streets)

Bookings: Free event but numbers are limited, so please RSVP by Friday 15th August to

All guests will receive a complimentary Black Inc. bag with an advance reading copy of Nona & Me, teaching notes, a sample chapter from Laurinda and information about a competition for secondary students to have their work published in an anthology edited by Alice Pung.

If you live interstate and are unable to attend and are interested in receiving information about Laurinda and Nona & Me, please contact Elisabeth Young on

If you want to tell a friend about the event, download the flyer and pass it on to them!

Laurinda - Alice Pung

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