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Book Launch: The Uncaged Sky by Kylie Moore-Gilbert

7 April @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$10 – $20
ID: The image is divided into three. The first third is a headshot of author Kylie Moore-Gilbert. In the centre are the words, "Kylie Moore-Gilbert in conversation with Vicky Mason for the launch of The Uncaged Sky 6-7 pm Thursday 7 April State Library of WA". The final third is the book cover of The Uncaged Sky

The PerthPEN Centre, in association with the State Library of Western Australia presents Kylie Moore-Gilbert in conversation with Vicky Mason and launching her book, The Uncaged Sky.

State Library, 6-7pm, Thursday 7 April

Kylie Moore-Gilbert is a scholar of Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies. She was falsely charged with espionage and imprisoned in Iran from September 2018 to November 2020 before being released in a prisoner exchange deal negotiated by the Australian government. Writing with vivid immediacy, in The Uncaged Sky Kylie explores not only her battle against the IRGC but also the battle within her own self for survival.

Vicky Mason is Senior Lecturer in Politics at Murdoch University, specialising in Middle East politics.

Admission by donation: suggested $10, $15 0r $20 (All proceeds go towards our work for Writers in Prison, of whom Kylie was one.)


PEN Perth


State Library of Western Australia (SLWA)
25 Francis St
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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