The 2017 Historical Novel Society Australasia conference will be held in Melbourne on 8-10 September at Swinburne University.
The programme showcases over 60 speakers including Kerry Greenwood, Kate Forsyth, Deborah Challinor, Sophie Masson, Sulari Gentill, Robert Gott, Lucy Treloar, Kate Mildenhall, Arnold Zable, Melissa Ashley, Juliet Marillier and Libby Hathorn. Sessions explore craft, research, inspiration, publishing pathways and personal histories. http://hnsa.org.au/conference/programme
There are 10 skills based supersessions featuring tutors such as Sulari Gentill, Kelly Gardiner, Anne Gracie, Hazel Edwards and Sherryl Clark. Research masterclasses are available with Gillian Polack.