(Re)writing Gender

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 11:00 am

The world is increasingly recognising that not everyone fits into the binary mould of ‘male’ or ‘female’. But how does one fight against centuries of such black and white gender representations, often entrenched in language? These writers will show you how it’s done.

Image credit: Adam Chandler


Classical Tropes/New Forms

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

Using mythology and classical structures, four living, breathing artists make contemporary, relevant work.

Fringe Dwellers

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

Creating a (successful) scene in your small town.

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?

Critical Mass

Sunday, October 2, 2016
1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Your mother always said "If you can't say anything nice, don't say anything at all". These writers beg to disagree.