Gendering Loneliness

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 11:00 am

In literature, loneliness is so often gendered – from Emily Dickinson to Chris Kraus, to Leslie Jamison. What is the connection between gender, loneliness and literature? And what is the implication on the Australian literary discourse?


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?

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.

Soapbox

Sunday, October 2, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Self-determination and representation for marginalised voices is vital to the Australian literary scene - but what happens when representation becomes a burden?

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.