May 7th – Guest Speaker – Bruno Lettieri – Conversations with friends

Bruno Lettieri founded the interview series Rotunda in the West while at Victoria University where he interviewed Helen Garner, Arnold Zable, Michael Leunig and many more. He taught at Vic Uni for many years and particularly loved teaching at Sunbury campus where he taught Return to Study programs and Creative Writing and began the first incarnation of Rotunda in the West series of conversations. Twilight School at Rupertswood mansion was a later community project that Bruno steered.   He now freelances at festivals and libraries as Bruno Goes Everywhere. His love of story stems from many years as a teacher. His interviews and photos and upcoming events can be found at brunogoeseverywhere.com, and http://www.brunogoeseverywhere.com/john-clarke-and-bryan-dawe-at-rotunda-in-2011.html