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Dempster to step down after MWF 2017

Melbourne Writers Festival (MWF) artistic director and CEO Lisa Dempster will step down following this year’s festival, which runs from 25 August to 3 September. Dempster was appointed in 2012 to deliver three festivals and was reappointed for another two festivals in 2015. Dempster told Books+Publishing it is ‘almost impossible’ to...

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