Disability

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 12:00 pm

Disibility is so often silenced in the literary canon. What does it mean to be a writer with disability, or to tell disability stories? These writers are refusing to stay silent.

It is requested that audience members refrain from wearing perfume or smoking immediately prior to this session. 


#LoveOzYA

Saturday, October 1, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am

YA, Middle Grade, New Adult. What do they all mean? And why are they so popular rn?

Award Winners

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

How do literary awards shape the literary landscape for writers? Are they useful, or overrated?

(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?

Apocalypso Nights

Sunday, October 2, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

What does dystopic fiction tell us about the world we live in?