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?

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Science Party


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

Who loves to party? Scientists do.


Fake People, Fake Panel

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

Exactly what it sounds like. Funny lady Bec Varcoe on a fake panel, interviewing fake people.


Oral & Aural Storytelling

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

A discussion and demonstration of the conventions, trials and tribulations of aural storytelling.



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?