Mollie and Molly - Gideon Haigh and Katherine Kovacic in conversation

Mon 18 March 2019
7:00pm - 8:00pm
Ashburton Library

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Ashburton VIC 3147
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03/18/2019 7:00pm 03/18/2019 8:00pm Mollie and Molly - Gideon Haigh and Katherine Kovacic in conversation Mollie Dean, a promising writer and member of Melbourne’s ‘Bohemian’ set, was brutally murdered in November 1930. Nobody stood trial for her death. Gideon Haigh investigated Mollie’s life and death in A scandal in Bohemia. His story is of a tenacious, charismatic, independent woman and looks at echoes of her life found in Australian literature and arts. Katherine Kovacic’s fictional account The portrait of Molly Dean investigates Molly through the lens of an art dealer who becomes fascinated with her story. , VIC City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public
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Mollie Dean, a promising writer and member of Melbourne’s ‘Bohemian’ set, was brutally murdered in November 1930. Nobody stood trial for her death.

Gideon Haigh investigated Mollie’s life and death in A scandal in Bohemia. His story is of a tenacious, charismatic, independent woman and looks at echoes of her life found in Australian literature and arts.

Katherine Kovacic’s fictional account The portrait of Molly Dean investigates Molly through the lens of an art dealer who becomes fascinated with her story.

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