The Blue Rose, Beauty in Thorns, Bitter Greens
Kate looks forward to meeting all of her fans in Sydney in June 2021.
Kate will give a Q&A panel, and sign autographs throughout the weekend.
Further information on Kate’s panels will be released closer to the convention.
All guests pending international/domestic travel and quarantine restrictions. Stay tuned to our Social Media channels for updates.
Dr Kate Forsyth is an internationally published poet, novelist, journalist and storyteller. Her historical novels for adults include ‘The Blue Rose’, ‘Beauty in Thorns’, ‘The Wild Girl’ & ‘Bitter Greens’, which won the 2015 American Library Association Award for Best Historical Fiction. Non-fiction books include ‘Searching for Charlotte: The Fascinating Story of Australia’s First Children’s Author’, longlisted for the 2021 Indie Book Awards, and ‘The Rebirth of Rapunzel: A Mythic Biography of the Maiden in the Tower’ which won the 2017 William Atheling Jr Award for Criticism. Her books for children include ‘Vasilisa the Wise & Other Tales of Brave Young Women’, which won a silver medal in the 2018 US Readers Favorite book awards.
Kate has a BA in literature, a MA in creative writing and a Doctorate of Creative Arts, and is an accredited master storyteller with the Australian Guild of Storytellers. Her work has been translated into twenty languages.
This information is correct at the time of writing.
Please check the Event Programme for the final timetable, including time and location within the events.
Guest confirmed, health, travel restrictions and other commitments pending.
Further information will be provided via social media should any of these factors impact the guest's ability to attend.
Panel rooms may be subject to venue capacity and safety requirements, and may reach maximum capacity.
Some panels will require patrons to queue for entry prior to the panel commencing. Please follow the directions of the staff.
Day and Weekend Pass holders are encouraged to arrive promptly to queue for any panels they wish to attend, as seating is not guaranteed
and is provided on a first-come-first-served basis, behind VIP Supa-Star and Supa-Q Pass holders.
Additional COVID-19 safety measures may be implemented regarding Autograph and Photograph opportunities.
More information will be available in the lead up to Admission Ticket and Token sales,
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An additional service charge may apply to Photograph and Autograph Tokens pre-purchased online or at the event.
If you wish to have ten or more items signed by a single Supa-Star guest,
please speak with one of our friendly team members in our Guest Signing Area, and they will be happy to assist.