Harriet Gaffney

Harriet Gaffney


Harriet Gaffney is a writer, arts administrator and scholar with a passion for the untold stories of Australian settlement. She has a Masters in Creative Writing and is currently writing a novel that seeks to unsettle notions of place and sovereignty as part of her PhD. In 2015 Harriet was awarded the Varuna Eric Dark Flagship Fellowship and was a finalist in the Lord Mayor’s Creative Writing Awards. In 2014 she won the Writers Victoria Regional Writers Award for the short story ‘Recognition’, and in 2012 The Grace Marion Wilson Award for the creative non-fiction piece A Battered Heart.

All sessions featuring Harriet Gaffney

Sifting truth: Fiction vs (Creative) Non-Fiction – Exploring the Interrogative Possibilities of Genre

17 Nov 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Bannockburn Library
25 – 27 High Street, Bannockburn

Of Ashes and Rivers that Run to the Sea

18 Nov 2017
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Level Two
Geelong Library & Heritage Centre

On Death and Dying

19 Nov 2017
11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Wurdi Youang, The High Ground, South
Geelong Library & Heritage Centre