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Brisbane Powerhouse to host inaugural international Writers + Ideas series in May

The Brisbane Powerhouse will host five visiting authors in May as part of its inaugural international Writers + Ideas series.

Authors to appear at the events are US journalist and author Susan Faludi, Canadian author Ivan Coyote, Scottish crime writer Ian Rankin, British food writer Jay Rayner and British neurosurgeon Henry Marsh.

Writers + Ideas producer Jane O’Hara said the Powerhouse has worked with the Auckland and Sydney writers’ festivals to bring these international authors to Australia. The series opens on 21 May with Rayner’s one-man show based on his book The Ten (Food) Commandments, and concludes on 28 May with Henry Marsh in conversation with Paul Barclay.

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