BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-// Event 152//EN UID:2012051901300003198 BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY: The Artful Abacus LOCATION: Sydney Theatre, Richard Wherrett Studio, 22 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay DESCRIPTION: Before the computer and the calculator there was the abacus because we needed to be able to count if we were to record our output and to calculate our accumulating earnings. And then came the office, the place designated for all this counting to occur, and our lives were never again the same. Gideon Haigh, author of The Office and Jane Gleeson-White, author of Double Entry talk to novelist and former Macbanker John M. Green about how they made literature out of numbers.\n\nhttp://archive.swf.org.au/index.php?option=com_2012&task=view_detail&agid=3198&Itemid=124\n\nParticipants: Gideon Haigh, Jane Gleeson-White, John M. Green (facilitator)\nCost: $15/$10 \nBookings: 9250 1988 sydneytheatre.org.au\nDisabled Access: Yes\nHearing Loop : No DTSTAMP:20120519T013000Z DTSTART:20120519T013000Z DTEND:20120519T023000Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR