Author Visits 101: Using Humour to Engage and Inspire
Presentation Oliver Phommavanh
L5, Possibility Room | Festival Pass
With a decade of experience visiting over 1,000 schools, author and stand-up comedian Oliver Phommavanh brings authors, both seasoned and new, to a journey of rediscovering ways to engage and inspire children during author visits, through humour
Oliver Phommavanh (Australia)
Oliver Phommavanh loves to make people laugh, whether it’s on the page writing humour for kids or on stage as a stand-up comedian. He also shares his passion for writing with kids, using his experience as a primary school teacher. Oliver has performed at various comedy and writers festivals around Australia and Asia. Oliver’s recent books include Brain Freeze, Don’t Follow Vee and Natural Born Loser, and he is best known for Thai-riffic!, Con-nerd and The Other Christy.
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