Writers Festival leader quits over Palestine program

By Liz Hobday
Updated February 26 2024 - 3:30pm, first published 3:28pm
The Melbourne Writers Festival is the latest event to face controversy over the Gaza conflict. (Bianca De Marchi/AAP PHOTOS)
The Melbourne Writers Festival is the latest event to face controversy over the Gaza conflict. (Bianca De Marchi/AAP PHOTOS)

The deputy chair of the Melbourne Writers Festival has quit over the representation of Palestine in the festival's as-yet-unpublished program.

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