Events & Appearances


Forthcoming events


Jan 17 – Flight opens at the Tempe Arts Center, Arizona, as part of ASU Gammage's Beyond festival (till Feb 1)

Previous events


Sept 10 – In Conversation with Piia Mustamaki: Hinterland's double adaptation, from journalism to fiction and from fiction to the stage as Flight, in Story-telling for our Jaded World, NYU Abu Dhabi Institute, NYUAD Campus Conference Centre 

Sept 12-21 – Flight, Vox Motus's award-winning adaptation of Hinterland, makes its Middle Eastern debut at The Black Box theatre, The Arts Centre, NYU Abu Dhabi 

May 4-22 – Flight, Vox Motus's ground-breaking adaptation Hinterland, returns to the UK, running throughout the Brighton Festival 


Oct 14 – Storytelling for a Jaded World - Platform interview with ABC radio's Jacinta Parsons about Hinterland's journey from novel to the stage. Melbourne Arts Centre

Oct 10 – Interview with ABC Melbourne's Richelle Hunt, on what what happens when someone calls you about adapting your novel 

Oct 9 – Drawing Room - ABC Radio National interview with Patricia Karvelas about turning Hinterland into Flight

Oct 5-21 – Flight continues its international tour in Australia, showing at the Melbourne International Arts Festival

July 20-29 – Flight travels to the Galway International Arts Festival in Ireland

13 June  – "Meet the Authors" - Caroline Brothers and Oliver Cable return to Word on the Water, the London book barge, for an evening of readings and jazz

Feb 2018 – Theatrical adaptation of Hinterland by Vox Motus opens at the McKittrick Hotel in New York as Flight; extended twice, till April

Feb 21  –  Kaleidoscope of Conflict - Bush House, London. Discussion of images of conflict and fiction, among other art forms, at King's Centre for Strategic Communications


16 Dec 2017 - ABC Radio National interview with Kate Evans from the Sydney Writers' Festival: The lost children of Argentina in Caroline Brothers' novel: The Memory Stones

21 Nov 2017 - Bloomsbury Institute, Platform interview on fiction, politics, history, referencing Hinterland and The Memory Stones

End-Aug, 2017 - Flight, the stage adaptation of Hinterland, wins a Herald Angel award.

24 Aug 2017 – Edinburgh Book Festival, discussing adaptation of Hinterland for the stage. From Page to Performance. With Oliver Emanuel

24 Aug 2017 – Edinburgh Book Festival: The Memory Stones in Dirty Wars and Drug GangsIn discussion with Marcus Sedgwick

24 Aug 2017 – The Memory Stones published in paperback

4 Aug 2017 – Hinterland premieres at the Edinburgh International Festival under the title Flight. A Vox Motus production, it runs till 28 Aug 

1 June 2017 – Melbourne launch of The Memory Stones, at Beaumaris Books

31 May 2017 – 'Milestones with Caroline Brothers,' & J. Dryburgh. Tasmania Writers Centre, Hobart

26 May 2017 – 'Caroline Brothers: The Memory Stones' at the Sydney Writers' Festival

26 May 2017 – 'Foreign Correspondents: Anecdotes from Abroad', Sydney Writers Festival

26 May 2017 – 'In Conversation' with Radio National's Richard Fidler, about The Memory Stones

25 May 2017 – 'The Writer's Habitat', round table discussion at the Sydney Writers' Festival

21 May 2017 - 'Hallelujah for Leonard Cohen', Auckland Writers' Festival

20 May 2017 – 'The Memory Stones: Caroline Brothers.' With Dan Salmon at the Auckland Writers' Festival

19 May 2017 – 'Taking Refuge': Readings at the Auckland Writers' Festival, with Andrew Johnston, Christine O'Brien

6 April 2017 – Interview with Kathryn Ryan, Radio New Zealand, Nine to Noon: Argentina's disappeared

4-5 Feb 2017 - One-hour presentation of The Memory Stones at Spring Hearth, Gladstone's Library, Wales



Hinterland in Czech2016 – Hinterland published in Czech

8 Dec 2016 - Guest speaker, 'Gliterary lunch', Edinburgh

22 Nov 2016 - Presentation of The Memory Stones, The American Library, Paris

8 Nov 2016 - Presentation of The Memory Stones, University of Alcalá de Henares, Spain

15 Oct 2016 - ArchWay With Words literary festival, London

4 Oct 2016 - Off the Shelf Festival of Words, Sheffield

Oct 2016 – US publication of The Memory Stones

Sept 2016 – Hinterland published in Dutch

16 Aug 2016 – Avid Reader bookstore, Brisbane, reading and signing The Memory Stones

18 July 2016 – Simon Mayo's BBC Radio 2 Book Club interview, 1'09" into the show

18 July 2016 – BBC Radio 4 Woman's Hour interview, 2nd guest on programme

18 July 2016 – The Memory Stones launched at Word on the Water, the London book barge

July/Aug 2016 - The Memory Stones published in UK/Australia

24 June 2016 - Caxton Books and Gallery, Frinton-on-Sea, UK, discussing Hinterland and The Memory Stones

21 June 2016 - Conference speaker, Engaging Refugee Narratives: perspectives from Academia and the Arts - UCL, London

April 2016 – New edition of Hinterland published in Australia

Jan 2016 – Hinterland second edition published in UK



Niemandsland second edition published

Hinterland in Dutch and Czech 2013

September – Hinterland published in Italian as I Fratelli di Kabul

July – Hinterland wins the McKitterick Prize Runner-Up Award

May – Niemansland is published in paperback in German

January – Hinterland is published in paperback 



April – Hinterland is published in the USA

 24 March – Oxford Literary Festival, UK

21 March – UK Refugee Council, London

12 March – Shakespeare & Co. bookshop, Paris, France

10 March – Hinterland is published in Germany as Niemandsland

2 February – Hinterland is published in the UK



5 August – Beaumaris Books and the Malt Café, Melbourne, Australia

4 August – Readings Bookshop, Melbourne, Australia

4 August - Lunchtime Lecture, The Wheeler Centre

3 August – Macleay’s Bookshop launch, Sydney, Australia

2 August - Books and Nooks event, Sydney, Australia

1 August - Salon event, Avid Reader, Brisbane, Australia


American Library in Paris

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