Gabrielle Wang will talk about how her childhood has led her to the 4 things she is passionate about – Imagination, art, school libraries and diversity in children’s literature.
Chaired by Dr Robyn Sheahan-Bright AM, Deputy-Chair of the Board of the Australian Children’s Laureate Foundation and President of IBBY Australia Inc. 

Price: Members of Book Links $28, non-members $35  Food and drink provided.

Time: Wednesday 24 May, 2023. Arrive by 6:00 pm to buy books and to find a park.
Lecture to start at 7:00 pm.

A selection of books mentioned in the lecture will be on sale with A Lot of Books

Bookings close 19 May.

Thank you to The Australian Children’s Laureate Foundation for supporting Gabrielle’s appearance at this event.

This annual lecture is named in memory of Narelle Oliver, to acknowledge her contribution to children’s literature and her work as a founding member of Book Links. The Narelle Oliver Lecture seeks to raise the profile of children’s literature, to stimulate discussion and disseminate the results of current research on children’s literature.


St Aidan’s Anglican Girls School, Ruthven Street, Corinda


TransportHow to get there

Contact Details:

Jenny Stubbs 0409 266 786

May 24, 2023
St Aidan's Anglican Girls School, Ruthven Street, Corinda