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Gaza: Zionism and Anti-Zionism Sat 5 March, 2-3pm

The Democracy Debate Sat 5 March, 8pm

Truth Telling Mon 7 March, 9.30-10.30am


Gaza: Zionism and Anti-Zionism $12.50/Friends $11.30/Students $9.55

The Democracy Debate $21.50/Friends $19/Students $15.55

Truth Telling FREE

Antony Loewenstein
(Australia - New South Wales)

Antony Loewenstein is a Sydney-based journalist, author and blogger. His 2006 bestseller, My Israel Question, was shortlisted for the 2007 NSW Premier’s Literary Award (it was fully updated in 2009). His second book, The Blogging Revolution, was about the internet in repressive regimes including Iran, Egypt and China. He has written for The Sydney Morning Herald, The Australian, The Age, Crikey, The Guardian and The Washington Post among others. He is currently working on a book about disaster capitalism.

Current title: The Blogging Revolution

For Antony Loewenstein's session details please click the Session Info tab.



Gaza: Zionism and Anti-Zionism Sat 5 March, 2-3pm
WHERE The University Club Theatre
PRICE $12.50/Friends $11.30/Students $9.55

The Democracy Debate Sat 5 March, 8pm
WHERE Octagon Theatre
PRICE $21.50/Friends $19/Students $15.55

Truth Telling Mon 7 March, 9.30-10.30am
WHERE Dolphin Theatre


Perth Writers Festival Precinct, The University of Western Australia

Phone: (08) 6488 5555

Perth Writers Festival literary hub is on the idyllic setting of the UWA Crawley campus.

Situated near the Arts Faculty the Perth Writers Festival hub provides easy access to sessions, great cafe for lunch, coffee or a chat over a glass of wine and an extensive bookshop. Transport Located at the University of WA Campus on Stirling Highway, and is serviced by buses on both Stirling Highway and Mounts Bay Road. There is a set down / pick up point behind the theatre suitable for cars, taxis, maxi taxis & small buses. Enter off Hackett Drive adjacent to University House.

Transperth InfoLine: 13 62 13
Transperth Website: http://www.transperth.wa.gov.au

Ticketed parking is available on campus. Charges may apply. Free parking is available in the evenings and weekends. Campus map


For access information visit the UWA Website.

Mention Entrees and Encores when making your booking and arriving at some of the City's premier bars and restaurants and extend your night beyond the show. Be it an entrée or encore, these venues offer special Festival deals for $30 to keep the night alive.

The University Club of Western Australia

The Univesity Club of Western Australia
Club Café and Bar
UWA Hackett Entrance # 1, Hackett Drive, Crawley
P 08 6488 4805
Open Mon – Fri 7:30am to 7:30pm; Sat 7:30am to 5:30pm

The University Club Restaurant
UWA Hackett Entrance # 1, Hackett Drive, Crawley
P 08 6488 8770 (Bookings Essential)
Open Wed–Sat 6pm to late
Available at both University Club Café and Bar or the Club Restaurant
Forest mushroom & fontina risotto, broccolini tempura, radicchio & lemon
Pappardelle pasta, baby spinach & dried tomatoes, goat’s cheese, basil & white wine pesto
Pan fried salmon fillet, shaved pear, rocket & hazelnut salad, fresh lime & aioli fries 
With a glass of selected wine

The Byrneleigh The Byrneleigh
156 Hampden Road, Nedlands
P 08 6162 2722
Open daily 7am to late
A choice of beef, fish or chicken and a glass of house wine
Kitsch Kitsch
229 Oxford Street, Leederville
P 08 9242 1229
Tues 5pm to 10:30pm; Wed – Sat 5pm to Midnight; Closed Sun
Prawn Crackers, Corn Fritters, Papaya Salad, and a glass of house wine
Bar One Bar One
250 St Georges Tce, Perth (Plaza Level of QV1 Building)
P 08 9481 8400
Open Mon – Fri 7am to late; Sat 6pm to late
Penne Arrabiata (or vegetarian option) with a glass of house wine

Bookings may be required, mention Entrees & Encores when making your reservation or order.