Oral & Aural Storytelling

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 11:00 am

A discussion and demonstration of the conventions, trials and tribulations of aural storytelling. Join these radio and podcasting superstars for a discussion about how to get your aural storytelling on point.

Image credit: Alan Weedon


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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?

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(Re)writing Gender

Sunday, October 2, 2016
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Fuck the binary, these writers are all shades of the rainbow. But how does one go about rewriting entrenched notions of gender?

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Writing for Performance

Sunday, October 2, 2016
10:00 am - 11:00 am

INT. EVENING. A comedian, a playwright, a TV writer and a slam poet walk into a bar.

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Censorship and Political Correctness

Sunday, October 2, 2016
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Whose story is this to tell? Grappling with the space between, ensuring that communities and individuals speak for themselves, as well as the responsibility to shed light on difficult issues.