Going Off Script

Friday, September 29, 2017 at 4:00 pm

The writer’s role on stage, film, TV and the net varies, but all must negotiate the difficulties of their words leaving the page. It can be a magical experience or a series of horrors and corruption of vision. Our five panellist discuss the many challenges and glories of words as they go off script and share the organisations and people they meet on the way.

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Our Place & Other Parts of Us

Friday, September 29, 2017
4:30 pm - 5:15 pm

Three Aboriginal writers discuss how they navigate place, identity and all the other parts of themselves in their writing.

Maintain the Rage

Friday, September 29, 2017
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm

Activist writing comes in many forms, but even the most passionate people can be undone by media backlash.

Changing Languages

Sunday, October 1, 2017
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

Language is an ever-growing organism, but it can't just be shaped by those in the mainstream.

Wax Scientifical

Friday, September 29, 2017
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Science writing is about details, much like writing in minutae. Let's blur the lines between science and art and watch it disintegrate into truth.