Date(s) - 15/11/2018
3:30 am - 6:00 am
Caloundra Family History Rooms, Gate 2, Pierce Avenue
Meridan Plains, Queensland, 4551
General Meeting 1.30pm to 4pm Guest Speaker is Dr Jay Ludowyke, Topic: “Carpathia”
Dr Jay Ludowyke
Quote about Jay from her website:
“Dr Jay Ludowyke is an author and academic with a research focus on narrative nonfiction, objects and artefacts. She holds qualifications in writing, history and library services. Jay began teaching at the University of the Sunshine Coast in 2013 and has been employed in local government and public libraries. She was the recipient of an Australian Postgraduate Award (a $75,000 scholarship) and her writing has appeared in esteemed publications such as Meniscus, Visible Ink and TEXT. Jay’s debut book Carpathia was published by Hachette Australia in July 2018. She lives on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland.”
It is the book about the ship Carpathia that Jay will be talking to us about at November’s General Meeting. Have you never heard of the Carpathia story? It is the extraordinary story of the ship that rescued the survivors of the Titanic.
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