Queerness in Fiction

Sunday, October 1, 2017 at 12:00 pm

Not all representation is good representation! Learn about examples of good and bad writing of LGBTQ characters.

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Ways of Seeing, Ways of Writing

Sunday, October 1, 2017
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

Imagination is essential to writing. Two writers discuss how they stay curious and embrace the contradictions, collisions, and strangeness of the world around them.

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?

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.

Growing Up Asian in Australia

Saturday, September 30, 2017
2:30 pm - 3:15 pm

In partnership with OzAsia: 10 years on from Alice Pung's anthology, what's changed? Asian-identifying writers only are welcome to this closed session.