69 Jonson Street
Byron Bay NSW 2481
Alexander McCall Smith
McCall Smith marks the 20th anniversary of The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency with his latest instalment, The House of Unexpected Sisters.
Byron Writers Festival is delighted to invite you along to a special evening with the creator of this beloved series and author of over 80 books, Alexander McCall Smith.
Hear first-hand about the people, places and events that have inspired one of the world’s most prolific and most popular writers.
Alexander McCall Smith will appear in conversation with Professor William MacNeil.
In partnership with Southern Cross University
When: Friday 9 March, 6.00pm – 7.15pm
Where: Byron Theatre, 69 Jonson St, Byron Bay. Google Map
Tickets: $20 Members / $25 General
About Alexander McCall Smith
Alexander McCall Smith is one of the world’s most prolific and most popular authors. His many books include the highly successful No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency series, which has sold over twenty million copies. His other series include the Scotland Street novels, the Sunday Philosophy Club series, and the Corduroy Mansions novels. His many awards include the British Book Awards Author of the Year Award in 2004 and a CBE for service to literature in 2007.
‘The breadth of his body of work vividly evokes places and characters who are infused with humanity, decency, wit and humour’ – The National Arts Club citation
5.00pm – Venue Doors Open | Box Office opens | Venue Bar Opens
5.40pm – Theatre doors open
6.00pm – A Conversation with Alexander McCall Smith
7.15pm – Event concludes (no interval)