Growing Up Asian in Australia

Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 2:30 pm

In partnership with OzAsia: 10 years on from Alice Pung’s collection on the experiences of Asian Australians, what’s changed? The founders of ‘Pencilled In’ will facilitate a closed session with Asian-identifying writers, and then continue the conversation in Adelaide in front of a wider audience.

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Can’t Get the Country OUT

Friday, September 29, 2017
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Living in rural areas has many drawbacks for young writers. But what about the pros? Country kids discuss the indelible mark growing up 'bush' has on their writing.

Internal Strife

Saturday, September 30, 2017
10:00 am - 10:45 am

Working for nothing in the arts is increasingly common. But what can you get out of an internship, and how do you know you're not being exploited?

Represent(dis)ability

Saturday, September 30, 2017
12:00 pm - 12:45 pm

Disability is reality: join these writers in a discussion about action.

Writing Towards Healing

Saturday, September 30, 2017
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Writing can be stressful. Learn how to keep it together under the pressures of deadlines and other conditions.