Apocalypso Nights

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Technological terror, totalitarian regimes and humanity at odds with nature and itself are just some of the perennial themes of dystopic fiction. Why do these stories continue to capture the imagination and interest of young writers and readers, how do they reflect contemporary life and are they closer to non-fiction than we would like think?

Image credit: Sarah-Jane Edis

Memoir and Memory

Sunday, October 2, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

How do you write yourself? Where does 'truth' sit in the equation?

The Polytics of Voice

Saturday, October 1, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

This forum discussion will examine the 'big think' questions we interrogate consistently as young writers.

TiNA Talks: Art and Gender

Saturday, October 1, 2016
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Coffee and conversation about art. Facilitated by CTF, TiNA Talks feature artists from across the TiNA program presenting their ideas and leading informal discussions.

First Nations Poetry as Resistance

Saturday, October 1, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hear from some deadly Aboriginal voices as they discuss poetry as a platform for activism and the space within the Australian literary landscape for Aboriginal writers to subvert the narrative.