Rare Bites 3: Dr Charlotte Wood on the "creative effort"

26 October 2017

Dr Charlotte Wood will talk about creative effort: an essay in affirmation / by Norman Lindsay. 

Creative effort: an essay in affirmation is a long and idiosyncratic essay on creativity, written by the Australian painter and writer Norman Lindsay and published by Art in Australia in 1920. Charlotte Wood will give her own idiosyncratic response to Lindsay’s take on the creative process, in light of her investigations into the sources and processes involved in the pursuit of a creative life.

Speaker Bio: Dr Charlotte Wood is the author of five novels and two books of non-fiction. Her latest novel, The Natural Way of Things, won the 2016 Stella Prize, the 2016 Indie Book of the Year, and was joint winner of the Prime Minister's Literary Award for Fiction. In 2016 Charlotte was named the Charles Perkins Centre's inaugural Writer in Residence at the University of Sydney. Her PhD dissertation focused on cognitive processes of literary creativity.

Item info: Creative effort: an essay in affirmation / by Norman Lindsay. Sydney: Published for the author by Art in Australia, 1920. RB 1158.14

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Event details

  • When: 1.00pm - 1.30pm
  • Where: Charles Perkins Centre, level 6 Seminar Room
  • Cost: Free
  • Contact:

    Julie Sommerfeldt

    E: julie.sommerfeldt@sydney.edu.au

    P: 02 8627 5063 

  • More info: You can find our full Semester 2 program on our website. 


Rare Bites 3: Dr Charlotte Wood on the "creative effort"

Where Charles Perkins Centre, level 6 Seminar Room When

26 October 2017


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