Anaesthesia: the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness is a finalist in the Melbourne Prize for Literature Best Writing Award
Anaesthesia: the Gift of Obivion shortlisted for the CHASS Australia book prize
Anaesthesia: the gift of oblivion shortlisted for the Victorian Premier's Literary Awards.
Anaesthesia: the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness long-listed for the Stella Prize.
Anaesthesia: the gift of oblivion and the mystery of consciousness long-listed for the ABIA Book Awards.
Anaesthesia: the gift of oblivion to be published in Taiwan by Faces Publications
Anaesthesia the gift of oblivion: UK release February 22, 2018
Wollongong Writers Festival November 23, 2018
Quantum Words Festival November 3, 2018
Art of Anaesthesia, ANZCA, AMA, September 16 2018
Brisbane Writers Festival September 7-8, 2018
Williamstown Literary Festival June 17, 2018
Bellingen Readers and Writers Festival June 8-10 2018
Sydney Writers Festival May 4, 2018
Newcastle Writers Festival April 6-8 2018
Adelaide Writers Week March 2-7 2018
Ubud Writers Festival October 25-29, 2017 Women of Letters, True Stories and Anaesthesia
Wheeler Centre October 18, 2017 Going Under: The Mystery of Anaesthesia. With Kate Leslie, Amrita Kirpalani (chair)
Melbourne Writers Festival August 26, 2017 Deconstructing Health: Kate Cole-Adams, Kate Grenville.
Belvoir Upstairs Theatre August 21, 2017 Monday Conversations: Anaesthesia. With Aemon Flack, Benjamin Law, Tim McCulloch. Presented by Sydney Writers Festival in collaboration with Belvoir and Wheeler Centre
Byron Bay Writers Festival August 4, 2017 The Extreme Boundaries of the Sayable: Kate Cole-Adams, Nikki Gemmell, Kate Grenville, Ashley Hay (chair); August 6, 2017 Grappling with the Mystery of Consciousness: Kate Cole-Adams, Kenan Malik, Emrys Westacott, Robyn Williams (chair)