In conversation with Kim Wilkins

Dystopian Futures: An Evening with Veronica Roth and Friends

Veronica Roth (US)

The Edge, State Library of Queensland

Young Adult



#About the event


Veronica Roth (US)

Veronica Roth (US)

Veronica Roth is the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Divergent series and the Carve the Mark series, which continue to capture legions of readers.

Veronica has a strong commitment to YA literature and the YA community. She believes that reading fosters empathy and curiosity, and that teenagers need stories that speak specifically to them.


Kim Wilkins

Kim Wilkins

Dr Kim Wilkins was born in London and grew up in south-east Queensland. She is the author of more than 20 novels for adults and children, and writes across genres both under her own name and her pseudonym Kimberley Freeman. In 2012, she passed two million words of fiction in print, has publications in more than a dozen languages, and has been a bestseller in the United States. She has degrees in literature and creative writing, and is a senior lecturer in writing at the University of Queensland.

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