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Over 110,000 attend SWF 2017; poetry tops festival bestsellers list

This year’s Sydney Writers’ Festival (SWF) has recorded over 110,000 attendances and 59,322 ticketed sales worth over $1.5m—the second-highest box office in the organisation’s history. Attendances include the festival’s series of live-streamed events, which were expanded from 20 to 30 venues this year, as well as suburban and regional programming. ‘We...

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