Letters from Home
Metcalfe Auditorium, Macquarie Street Building, State Library of NSW
The State Library of NSW holds an extraordinary collection of personal letters written during the First World War. This powerful and moving collection presents the authentic voices of the Australian men and women who served, and provides insights into the experiences of a generation confronted with a world in turmoil.
Come and hear some of Australia’s leading writers share their own responses to these letters 100 years on.