Why Criticism Matters

Why Criticism Matters

Why Criticism Matters

What is the state of literary criticism today and why is it so important to have a robust culture of criticism? One of the world’s greatest literary critics, James Wood, Literary Editor of The Sydney Morning Herald and University of Sydney alumna, Susan Wyndham, and James Ley, Editor of Sydney Review of Books discuss the role of the critic today with Sophie Cunningham, Chair of the Literature Board, Australia Council for the Arts.
Supported by the Literature Board, Australia Council for the Arts.

SWF website: Why Criticism Matters
Date: Friday 24 May
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Venue: Pier 2/3 Main Stage
Cost: $20/$14