Shaun Tan
FestivalsTalks/lectures
21 February 2021
His Majesty's Theatre, Main Auditorium

Shaun Tan

21 February 2021 His Majesty's Theatre, Main Auditorium Buy tickets

Perth Festival Presents
Literature Weekend in the City

Few other illustrators and storytellers are able to capture the essence of human-animal relations with as much care and thought as Shaun Tan.

One of our brightest exports, he will join us via live stream for a conversation about Dogs, his redesigned release of excerpts from 2018’s dark and sharply observant collection Tales from the Inner City. As we try to move through a global pandemic, our four-legged friends have never been more important. 

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