Memorial Lecture



  • The 2015 Hazel Rowley Memorial Lecture was given by David Marr at Adelaide Writers Week on 4th March followed by the presentation of the 4th Hazel Rowley Literary Fellowship to Caroline Baum.

    Memorial Speech - David Marr





  • The 2013 Hazel Rowley Memorial Lecture was given by Alex Miller at Adelaide Writers' Week on 6th March 2013 followed by the presentation of the second Hazel Rowley Literary Fellowship to Stephany Steggall.

    Click here to go the Southerly website.

    Article:
    Writers: the sober truth


  • The 2012 Hazel Rowley Memorial Lecture was held in New York on 9th February 2012 at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College. Jodi Kantor, biographer of The Obamas and New York Times correspondent, and Kati Marton, author of seven books including Hidden Power - Presidential Marriages that Shaped our History held a conversation about the Obamas for an audience of about 500.

    Click here for Hazel’s friend William vanden Heuval's remarks about Hazel.

    At the dinner afterwards, Odile Hellier, Hazel’s close French friend and owner of the Village Voice bookshop in Paris gave these remarks. Click Here