Panel: The power of the edit

Date and time: Sunday 5 March 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Venue: St Mary’s Church Hall, Hunter Street
Ticket prices: $25 / $20 Concession

Read the acknowledgements of any good novel and you’ll see the editor mentioned, often with gushing gratitude. Yet first-time novelists often resist the suggestions of an editor.

What is it that editors bring to a book and does the process change the book forever? 

Attending this event

Moderator: Dani Vee

Gabriel Bergmoser

Ryan Butta *

Mic Looby

Lyn Yeowart 


* Ryan Butta’s attendance at the Mansfield Readers and writers Festival is supported by the NSW Government through Create NSW.