(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


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?

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.

Future of … Journalism

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

Sure, since the rise of the internet, journalism has been an ever-changing beast. But lately it's seemed a little ... more ever-changing.

Disability

Sunday, October 2, 2016
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Disibility is so often silenced in the literary canon. What does it mean to be a writer with disability, or to tell disability stories?