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17th Davitt Awards Gala Dinner

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The Thornbury Theatre

859 High Street

Thornbury, VIC 3071

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Join Sisters in Crime Australia at the 17th Davitt Awards Gala Dinner to celebrate the best crime books by Australian women.

Frock up and come to see the multi-talented Hilary Bonney present Sisters in Crime’s 17th Davitt Awards. Prior to the presentations, she will discuss her own life in crime with Professor Sue Turnbull, Sisters in Crime’s ambassador.

This year, 99 books written by Australian women and published in 2016 are competing for the Davitts. The six categories are: Best Adult Crime Novel, Best Young Adult Crime Novel, Best Children’s Crime Novel, Best Non-fiction Book, Best Debut Book (any category) and Readers’ Choice (as voted by the members of Sisters in Crime).

Hilary Bonney is a Melbourne-based barrister and crime writer who has worked as a prosecuting solicitor for the Office of Public Prosecutions Victoria. She also taught at the Victorian Institute of Forensic Medicine, other Australian universities and overseas.

Compere Sue Turnbull is Professor of Communication and Media Studies at the University of Wollongong. Her most recent book is The TV Crime Drama (Edinburgh University Press, 2014).

*Tickets: $65 (no concession) for event including dinner. Drinks available at bar prices. Men or ‘brothers in Law’ welcome

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Bookings close midnight Tuesday, 22 August. All seats are limited so book early - individually or tables of 10.

Additional information via email to Michaela Lobb at michaelalobb@hotmail.com

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