The Great Debate

17 Nov 2018
6:00 pm-8:30 pm
The High Ground, Level Five
Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

The Great Debate

The Novel is Dead: Long Live the Novel!

Are novels ‘alive’ compared to television, social media and fan-fiction?

In our digital age, is technology sending the printed book into decline or is the chance to escape into the pages of a novel more important than ever?

Book your seat now to witness firsthand as our teams trade wit and words about whether the novel is not just dying, but already underground.

Team Affirmative: Robert Gott, Vikki Petraitis, Mikey Robins

Team Negative: David Astle, Sean Dooley, Margaret Linley

MC: Angela Pippos

6:00 pm – Pre-debate Drinks

7:00 pm – Debate commences

 

Adult $30
Concession $25

 

 Presented in partnership with Rydges Geelong