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?


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Classical Tropes/New Forms

Saturday, October 1, 2016
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Using mythology and classical structures, four living, breathing artists make contemporary, relevant work.

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Future of … Funding

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

What is this 'funding' and where can we find it?

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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?

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New Media

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

An exploration of writing and technology, as well as other forms of storytelling in new media such as podcasting, video, images and online communities