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Writers+Ideas: International Series

Presented by Brisbane Powerhouse

Brisbane Powerhouse presents five internationally best-selling authors this May as part of the inaugural Writers+Ideas International Series. 

Appearing in Brisbane for the first time will be Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author Susan Faludi (USA), gender-box-defying award-winning author Ivan Coyote (Canada), best-selling crime writer and OBE recipient Ian Rankin (Scotland), culinary Moses Jay Rayner (UK) and leading neurosurgeon and New York Times best-seller Henry Marsh (UK).

The series kicks off on Sunday 21 May with an audio-visual romp to the edible promised land with award-winning restaurant critic and UK Masterchef judge Jay Rayner. The series continues on Tuesday 23 May with Susan Faludi, Ian Rankin and Ivan Coyote, then concludes on Sunday 28 March with Henry Marsh. 

Choose two Writers+Ideas: Intl Series events and purchase both for $50* (*plus booking fee). Click here to purchase.

Writers+Ideas International Series is supported by O’Neill Architecture and RPS.

Festival Events

Jay Rayner

The new foodie rules to live by

Susan Faludi

Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist & author shares her poignant investigation into identity.

Ian Rankin

Best-selling crime writer & OBE recipient discusses his much-loved detective Rebus

Ivan Coyote

Joyful and exhilarating live storytelling from Canada's award winning author.


Ivan Coyote

TUE 23 MAY, 2017

Life, Death and Brain Surgery

Candid insights from a best selling author who is also one of Britain’s foremost neurosurgeons

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