rebellious-daughters-9781925183528_hrSEPTEMBER 2016 EVENTS

Rebellious Daughters – Author Encounter with Maria Katsonis, Lee Kofman and Rochelle Siemienowicz

Wednesday, 14 September 2016. 6:30pm to 7:30pm. Geelong Library and Heritage Centre, 51 Little Malop Street, Geelong.

Good girls hold their tongues, obey their elders and wait for marriage to determine their destiny. Rebellious daughters are just the opposite. In Rebellious Daughters, some of Australia’s most talented female writers share intimate stories of defiance and independence. More details.



PARTISAN: In Conversation with Ariel KleimanMonday, 1 June 2015, 6.30pm, Federation Hall, Victorian College of the Arts. FREE event but bookings essential.

Award-winning filmmaker Ariel Kleiman (Deeper than Yesterday) releases his first feature film Partisan on May 28, and EWF is giving you the chance to get the inside scoop on his process as a screenwriter and film maker. How can you make your vision come to life- make those words come off the page and onto the screen? Ariel will be in conversation with Rochelle Siemienowicz at this free event at the Victorian College for the Arts showcasing his personally chosen scene clips, talent and tips, followed by a Q&A. Presented by VCA in partnership with Madman Films.


Writing the Risque: Williamstown Literary Festival, Saturday, 13 June 2015, 12pm-1pm.willy-lit-fest-2015-dmetri-rochelle

How risky is it to write from life? Exposing real truths? How far do you go? Dmetri Kakmi talks with Rochelle Siemienowicz, author of Fallen, about what it’s like to write a revealing memoir, – a memoir about sex, religion and marrying too young. Full $15 Conc $12 Early $10.


KYD First Book Club, Readings Bookstore, Carlton. Thursday, 18 June 2015, 7pm. Rochelle Siemienowicz discusses new memoir Fallen with Kill Your Darlings Online Editor Veronica Sullivan. FREE event.


The Sun Bookclub will be discussing Fallen as their June title. Event includes Q&A and book signing with Rochelle Siemienowicz,  Wednesday, 24 June 2015, 8pm. Sun Theatre, 10 Ballarat Street, Yarraville. FREE.