Future of … Funding

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 12:00 pm

What with the George Brandis Arts Experience, parallel importation and copyright changes, it’s been a bleak few years for us writers and the organisations that support us. But what does the future of funding look like? Do the answers lie in private, public or corporate coffers? And does your funding source change ideas around ownership and censorship of the work?

Class Ceiling

Saturday, October 1, 2016
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Different types of capital control access to the arts. What are the impacts of financial, cultural and social capital on 'becoming an artist'?

Science Party


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

Who loves to party? Scientists do.

Fury Road


Saturday, October 1, 2016
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Homegrown writers with a strong connection to our landscape discuss how we will weather the political, cultural and environmental challenges facing Australia.

Critical Mass

Sunday, October 2, 2016
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Your mother always said "If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all". These writers beg to disagree.