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Anna Krien’s Act of Grace

Friday 18th October / presented by Danae Gibson

Anna Krien is an Australian writer, best known for her award-winning Night Games and Into the Woods, as well as two Quarterly Essays, Us and Them and The Long Goodbye.  In her new novel, Act of Grace, Krien addresses war, grief and family through aspiring pianist Nasim, artist and activist Robbie, and Gerry who lives in fear of his father, Toohey, who has returned from the Iraq War bearing the physical and psychological scars of conflict. Danae Gibson spoke to Anna Krien earlier.

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