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Master writers compared

The Sydney Morning Herald – September 16-17 2017 – reports on our forthcoming meeting. Save the date and be there!    

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Boz in Oz: Charles Dickens’ Colonial Connections, 25-30 October 2018

Be sure to save the dates and join us for what will be a fantastic conference! Watch this space for further details closer to the date!

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NSWDS August 2017 Meeting

August was another well attended meeting as 60 members and friends gathered to hear Vice President Walter Mason talk about our Book of the Year Oliver Twist. President Louise Owens began the meeting by recalling the wonderful Dickens Fellowship International Conference, … Continue reading

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Susannah Fullerton receives two honours

Susannah Fullerton – Author, Lecturer, Literary Tour Leader, President of the Jane Austen Society of Australia and one of the founding members of the NSW Dickens Society – was leading twenty eight Australians on a literary tour of Ireland when she heard … Continue reading

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NSWDS June 2017 Meeting

President Louise Owens opened the meeting – attended by 63 members and friends  – drawing our attention to our new logo, followed by details of the confirmed plans for the Dickens Fellowship International Conference Boz in Oz: Charles Dickens’ Colonial Connections to … Continue reading

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NSWDS April 2017 Meeting

Our second meeting for 2017 was packed to the rafters as 80 NSWDS members and friends gathered to hear Catherine du Peloux Menagé speak about Scents and Smells in the time of Dickens. But before Catherine’s talk NSWDS President Louise … Continue reading

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Scents and smells in the novels of Dickens

All Dickensians and friends are really looking forward to the meeting this coming Saturday 8 April, 10am which takes place at City Tatts, Pitt St, Sydney to hear more of the Scents and smells in the novels of Dickens. We … Continue reading

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