Love Stories

Trent Dalton In Conversation With Lisa Millar

4.00 PM – 5.00 PM
Manning Clark Hall
Kambri Cultural Centre (ANU)

Armed with just a typewriter, best-selling author Trent Dalton took to a street corner in the Brisbane CBD to solicit love stories from anyone and everyone. This is what happened next.



Trent Dalton is the author of critically acclaimed bestselling novels Boy Swallows Universe and All Our Shimmering Skies. He is an award-winning journalist at The Weekend Australian Magazine and has written several short and feature-length film screenplays. He is a two-time winner of a Walkley Award for Excellence in Journalism, a four-time winner of a Kennedy Award for Excellence in NSW Journalism and a four-time winner of the national News Awards Features Journalist of the Year.



Lisa Millar is a television news presenter and journalist and is currently co-host of the ABC’s News Breakfast. Lisa returned to the ABC in Australia after a decade-long posting as bureau chief in both London and Washington DC, covering some of the world’s biggest stories. She won a Walkley Award in 2005 for investigative reporting. Daring to Fly is Lisa’s story of conquering fear and finding joy.