New Media

Friday, September 30, 2016 at 11:00 am

An exploration of writing and technology, as well as other forms of storytelling in new media such as podcasting, video, images and online communities. Writers discuss their multidisciplinary practice, and how new technologies shape their voice and storytelling.

Image credit: Anna Mayberry


Gendering Loneliness

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

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?

Writerly Landscapes

Friday, September 30, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Writers discuss 'place' as the starting point for narrative.

First Nations Poetry as Resistance

Saturday, October 1, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Hear from some deadly Aboriginal voices as they discuss poetry as a platform for activism and the space within the Australian literary landscape for Aboriginal writers to subvert the narrative.

Go West: Finding Voice

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

Go West with writers from the Western suburbs of Sydney and Melbourne. What makes work from the West unique?