Bendigo Writers Festival 2018

August 11-13, 2017


Patti Miller

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Patti Miller is the author of four memoir/narrative non-fictions: The Last One Who Remembers, Whatever The Gods Do, the award-winning The Mind of a Thief UQP,  (also on the VCE curriculum), and Ransacking Paris, as well as a novel, Child;  and the best-selling writing texts, Writing Your Life and The Memoir Book.

Writing True Stories is her just released writing text.

She publishes in national newspapers, literary and popular journals, including The Good Weekend, SMH, The Melbourne Age, The Australian, Island, Southerly, Bonjour Paris and Mamamia.

She has taught writing for more than 25 years at universities, the Faber Academy ( Sydney and London) and Writers’ Centres around Australia.

More than 40 manuscripts she has mentored have been published.

She has taught Memoir in Paris for twelve years.

Speaker Events

  • Life Lines

    Life Lines

    Patti Miller has written about her forebears, place and belonging, about a year spent daydreaming in Paris, and about the Read More
  • The Limits of Memoir

    The Limits of Memoir

    Every story is worth telling, but is telling every story the right thing to do? Can we sift through memories Read More
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