Class Ceiling

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 2:00 pm

Talking about class is so last century, yet as the rich and poor gap widens who truly has access to becoming an artist? This panel will delve into the importance of how where people come from affects their chances of a career in the arts. Are the barriers of social, economic and cultural class still all but impenetrable? Or has Australia become the egalitarian wonderland it’s always pretended to be?


(Re)writing Gender

Sunday, October 2, 2016
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fuck the binary, these writers are all shades of the rainbow. But how does one go about rewriting entrenched notions of gender?

TiNA Talks: Art and the Environment

Friday, September 30, 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.

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.