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Authors protest China’s decision to deny Dessaix visa as Australian Writers Week kicks off

More than 90 people, including writers JM Coetzee, Tom Keneally, Christos Tsiolkas and Tim Flannery, have signed a letter organised by authors Charlotte Wood and Michelle de Kretser protesting China's decision to refuse Australian author Robert Dessaix a visa due to his HIV status, calling it ‘a decision founded on...

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