Publishing from the Underground: Small Press

Saturday, October 1, 2016 at 4:00 pm

Join the people behind The Lifted Brow (Australia’s number one attack journal) and The Line (Newcastle’s best free arts zine) and Zana Kobayashi from The Follower as they discuss how to start a small print publication.

Image credit: Alan Weedon


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Me, Myself and I: Writing for Yourself

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

Sometimes writing is less about external validation, and more about internal validation. Isn't your voice the only one that really matters?

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Fail Harder: Imposter Syndrome

Saturday, October 1, 2016
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

How do you deal with failure and rejection as a writer? When is the point at which you feel like you can even call yourself a 'writer'?

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Going Bust

Friday, September 30, 2016
11:00 am - 12:00 pm

No venture is ever ensured of success. But when the walls fall down around you, what happens next?

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Big Fish, Big Pond: Expats

Sunday, October 2, 2016
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

These big fishes relocated to more appropriately sized ponds. A discussion on the merits of moving to the big smoke.