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What’s On

March 2017

The Unmourned

Wednesday 1 March – 12.30pm–1.30pm

SMSA

280 Pitt Street

Sydney NSW 2000

Free and no booking required.


Rosamund Burton is in conversation with Tom and Meg Keneally about The Unmourned, the second book in their Monserrat Series of whodunits set in penal colonies. This is a chance to hear this entertaining and dynamic father-and-daughter duo talk about the crafting of the story and also their own family’s convict history. Click here for more details.

February 2016

The Artist’s Way: Unlock Your Creativity in 12 Weeks

Monday 1 February–Monday 25 April 2016 6–8pm

Desire Books

3/3 Whistler Street

Manly NSW 2095

02 9977 0888

or desire@desirebooks.com.au


Cost $290.00

Conc $240 | Earlybird $220


Do you long to be more creative? Or maybe you’re an artist, musician, writer or actor who has a number of creative successes, but now find yourself blocked? Or do you have a great idea but are unable to bring it into being? Rosamund’s own path has been inspired by The Artist’s Way which she credits for helping her to move through many creative blocks and pursue her passion to write. She is facilitating this transformational 12-week course.

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February 2014

The Artist’s Way: Unlock Your Creativity in 12 Weeks

Monday 10 February–Monday 5 May 2014 6–8pm

Phoenix Rising Books

31A Glebe Point Road

Glebe NSW 2037


Cost $290.00

Earlybird rate up to 10 January $260.00


Do you long to be more creative? Or maybe you’re an artist, musician, writer or actor who has a number of creative successes, but now find yourself blocked? Or do you have a great idea but are unable to bring it into being? Rosamund’s own path has been inspired by The Artist’s Way which she credits for helping her to move through many creative blocks and pursue her passion to write. She is facilitating this transformational 12-week course.

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September 2013

Thursday 12 September, 6pm

International Tennis Hall of Fame

194 Bellevue Avenue

Newport, Rhode Island, USA


Rosamund is the first speaker for the 2013–2014 Michael F Crowley Lecture Series at the Museum of Newport Irish History Interpretive Center. She talks about her book, Castles, Follies and Four-Leaf Clovers, about walking Ireland’s little-known pilgrim route and ancient highway, St Declan’s Way.

Reservations required. Click here to book and for more information.

July 2013

Wednesday 31 July, 6.30pm

Ultimo Library

40 William Henry Street, cnr of Harris Street

Ultimo

Free


As part of travel writer Walter Mason's Inspirational Conversations series, Rosamund talks to Walter about Life as a Pilgrimage.

Click here for information and to book.

June 2013

Sunday 16 June, 7.30pm

Immrama Festival of Travel Writing

Lismore House Hotel, Lismore

Co Waterford, Ireland

Tickets €10


Ros joins octogenarian and Lismore-born John O’Keeffe, author of Down the Deerpark Road Outside Lismore for an evening of Lismore travel. Rosamund’s father was agent to the Duke of Devonshire and for 12 years their home was the east wing of Lismore Castle. She talks about her book, Castles, Follies and Four-Leaf Clovers, on walking St Declan’s Way and the dichotomy of travelling through a place where she also belongs.

To book tickets and for more information go to www.lismoreimmrama.com or telephone (058) 53803.

May 2013

Thursday 30 May, 5.30–6.30pm

Northern Rivers Writers’ Centre

1/28 Jonson Street

Byron Bay NSW 2481

Free | Booking essential 02 6685 5115

In Conversation with Rosamund Burton

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Wednesday 29 May, 5.30pm

Lismore Library

110 Magellan Street

Lismore NSW 2480

Free | To book, call 02 6221 2464


Ros talks about walking St Declan’s Way and living in Lismore in Ireland, which is twinned with Lismore NSW

March 2013

The Artist’s Way: Unlock Your Creativity in 12 Weeks

Monday 4 March‒Monday 27 May 5.45‒7.45pm

Meeting Room

Manly Library

Market Place

Manly NSW 2095


Cost $290.00

Earlybird rate up to 14 Feb $260.00

Concession $240 | Earlybird $220.00


Do you long to be more creative? Or maybe you’re an artist, musician, writer, or actor who has a number of creative successes, but now find yourself blocked? Or do you have a great idea, but are unable to bring it into being? Rosamund’s own path has been inspired by The Artist’s Way which she credits for helping her to move through many creative blocks and pursue her passion to write. She is facilitating this transformational 12-week course.

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The Modern Pilgrim

Sunday 3 March 2013 | 3.00–5.00pm

Eremos

Paddington RSL

220–232 Oxford Street

Paddington NSW


Members $15

Non-members $20

Concession $5 less


Join three modern pilgrims – acclaimed authors Rosamund Burton (Castles, Follies and Four-Leaf Clovers), Sharon Snir (The Little Book of Everyday Miracles), and Walter Mason (Destination Saigon) as they discuss the relevance of pilgrimage, its history and its meaning in our globalised world.

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November 2012

Wednesday 7 November 2012 | 8.00pm

Waterford County Museum

Town Hall Theatre

Friary Street, Dungarvan

Co Waterford, Ireland

Rosamund talks about her experiences walking St Declan’s Way and the early Christian church in Ireland.

October 2012

Friday 26 October 2012 | 7.45pm

Swedenborg Centre

1 Avon Road, North Ryde

$7 entry, $5 concession

(including refreshments)

Rosamund talks about Celtic spirituality and the Irish pilgrim experience.

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Rosamund Burton is the author of Castles, Follies and Four-Leaf Clovers: Adventures along Ireland's St Declan's Way (Allen & Unwin, July 2011).

She is also a freelance journalist. The publications she has written for include: