August 19


06:00 pm - 07:30 pm

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State Library of Queensland

Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD 4101

South Brisbane, QLD, AU, 4101

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The Law Family Feud with Benjamin Law, Michelle Law and Jenny Phang

Benjamin Law had a smash hit with his book and television series The Family Law, which featured – among other amusements – a charmingly eccentric mother.  Michelle Law had a smash hit with her stage play Single Asian Female, which featured – among other amusements – a charmingly eccentric mother.  In this amusing panel you’ll find out what their own mother makes of all this.  Will she lay down the Laws?

About Benjamin Law

Benjamin Law is a journalist, columnist, TV screenwriter and author of two books: The Family Law (2010) and Gaysia: Adventures in the Queer East (2012).  Both were nominated for Australian Book Industry Awards. The Family Law is now an AACTA-nominated TV series for SBS.

About Michelle Law

Michelle Law is an AWGIE award-winning freelance writer of fiction, non-fiction, TV and film.  Her debut stae play Single Asian Female sold out its season for La Boite Theatre Company.

About Jenny Phang

Jenny Phang is the mother of five children, some of whom have chose to depict charmingly eccentric mothers in their work


Panel and book signing for everyone


Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

This event is for participants aged 18 years and above.  If you are accessing the QWC member tickets you may be asked to show proof of membership.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

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