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Troll Hunting - Sydney Writers Festival

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The ugly side of social media and human nature
Troll Hunting book online
Ashfield Town Hall will be holding the writer talk by Ginger Gorman as part of the Sydney Writer's Festival. Her new book, Troll Hunting: Inside the world of online hate and it's human fallout, covers the time she was trolled as a journalist, a result of a story broadcast on the ABC.

Covering her personal experience and then the further investigation with psychologists, victims, law enforcement and the trolls themselves, find out about this dark side of human nature on the internet and possible solutions to this issue.

The discussion will be in the format of a conversation with Lex Hirst, the publisher at social purpose publishing, Pantera Press.

The writer's talk is free and held at Ashfield Town Hall in Thursday 2nd of May at 6.30 pm, but you do need to book. Register here for your place.

Books will be available for sale and signing.
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Why? Sydney Writer's Festival author talk - find out more on the fascinating world of online trolls
When: 6.30 - 7.30 pm
Where: Ashfield Town Hall 260 Liverpool Road Ashfield, NSW 2131
Cost: Free, but bookings essential
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