PIAF Conversations

Reflections on Grief

How do artists reflect grief back to us in their art?


Perth Writers Festival Precinct

Tickets Free Event


Exploring big ideas and the stories that connect us.

PIAF Conversations are your opportunity to engage more deeply with our Festival artists as they reflect on their work and the challenges, questions and propositions they are presenting at 2017 PIAF.

Writer and dramaturg Ruth Little returns as our Festival Navigator to lead you through artist discussions and forums and to explore the Festival’s themes via her regular blog on our website.


Dmitry Krymov (Russia),
Jonathon Young (Canada),
Marwa Al-Sabouni (Syria), 
Susan Varga (NSW)

How do artists process unfathomable public and private grief and reflect it back to us in their art?

Facilitated by Ruth Little.

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