More information for LFLB 2022 and other things

We have more information about LFLB 2022Warren Fahey is a folklore collector, author, broadcaster, record & video producer and occasional performer.

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Looking Forward Looking Back 2022 will celebrate the life of Henry Lawson. The 1 day event coincides with the centenary of his state funeral on 6 September 2022.

Henry Lawson was the quintessential Australian author of both prose and poetry.

Henry Lawson is embedded in our literary fabric. However, his personal life was far from untroubled, and in 1901 he was diagnosed with Bipolar Affective Disorder. He spent several years in mental health institution.

This document A History of the Lunatic Reception Centre in Darlinghurst will give you a greater understanding of the part that Mental Health played in Lawson’s life and inspired the organising committee to do something to celebrate his life.

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