Go West: Finding Voice

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 5:30 pm

Go West with writers from the Western suburbs of Sydney and Melbourne. What makes work from the West unique? How does being ‘from the West’ shape the voices of the writers and writing communities situated in the Western suburbs? (Hosted by Khalid Warsame.)

Image credit: Alan Weedon


Friday_Lost in Translation_Royal Exchange_Jennifer Down_credit Adam Chandler

Lost in Translation

Friday, September 30, 2016
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

La traduction. 翻訳. La traducció. Translating one word is easy these days, but how do you capture the spirit and voice of a whole text?

Friday_NewMedia_Vinyl_JustinWolfers_creditAnnaMayberry

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

Sunday_ApocalypsoNights_RoyalExchange_BriohnyDoyle_creditSarah-JaneEdis

Apocalypso Nights

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

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

Sunday_Disability_Vinyl_KermieBraydon

Disability

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