Critical Mass

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 1:30 pm

Your mother always said “If you can’t say anything nice, don’t say anything at all”. These writers beg to disagree. Reviewing other people’s work sounds like a scream, until you get a brick through your window or trolled online. But what are the responsibilities and ethics of reviewing, and can the form have artistic merit in its own right?

Image credit: Adam Chandler


Writing for People Without a Voice

Friday, September 30, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Three social justice writers talk about the ethics and responsibilities of writing for people without a voice.

(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?

Anarchist Audience

Friday, September 30, 2016
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Writing a piece is only half the battle - once your work makes its way out into the world, there's no controlling what happens next.

I Feel Like a Woman

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Friday, September 30, 2016
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Man! I feel like a woman! A reading and Q&A about the wide range of experiences associated with being a 'woman writer'.