Colm Tóibín at Melbourne Writers’ Festival

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PAPAL BULL: WHERE NOW FOR THE CATHOLIC CHURCH?

Barney Zwartz talks to Irish writer Colm Tóibín, writer and commentator Morag Fraser AM, and associate Dean of Communication & Writing at RMIT Peter Horsfield, about the Catholic Church, the new pope, and whether reform is possible following the crisis of child abuse within church ranks.

Nature of event:  Panel Discussion/Interview

Where: Deakin Edge, Fed Square

When: Saturday 31 Aug 2013 at 10.00 am

Cost: $21.50/19.50

Further information: Melbourne Writers Festival

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Nature of Event: In Conversation: Colm Tóibín

Where: Deakin Edge, Fed Square

When: Saturday August 31 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm

Cost: From $19.50

Further information: Melbourne Writers Festival

Author Colm Tóibín discusses his life and work at the Melbourne Writers Festival. Tóibín re-imagines the life of Jesus through the eyes of his mother in his latest book The Testament of Mary.