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Alice Pung

Alice Pung


Alice Pung OAM is an award-winning writer based in Melbourne. She is the bestselling author of the memoirs Unpolished Gem and Her Father’s Daughter, and the essay collection Close to Home, as well as the editor of the anthologies Growing Up Asian in Australia and My First Lesson. Her first novel, Laurinda, won the Ethel Turner Prize at the 2016 NSW Premier’s Literary Awards. One Hundred Days is her most recent novel, and was shortlisted for the 2022 Miles Franklin Award. Alice was awarded an Order of Australia Medal for services to literature in 2022.

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Sunday 16 June, 12:00pm

The Chamber, Williamstown Town Hall, 104 Ferguson Street, Williamstown, VIC

Sunday 02 June, 1:30pm

Ocean Beach SLSC, 176 The Esplanade, Umina Beach NSW 2257

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