James Knight was raised in country NSW, Australia. Beginning his career in the media as a radio journalist in 1988 James has worked in many far-flung places across the world. Time and again his experiences remind him that the people make the place; this defines his work ethos. He is privileged to meet people, listen to them, and be trusted by them to tell their stories responsibly. James is the author of more than 12 non-fiction books and his writing has been widely translated.
James’ talk will cover his journey, work and experiences as a writer and journalist. It will be followed by a moderated conversation and audience Q&A.