Soapbox

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 6:00 pm

Self-determination and representation for marginalised voices is vital to the Australian literary scene – but what happens when representation becomes a burden? Writers discuss the onus sometimes placed upon them to be ‘the voice for their community’, and how sometimes this can ghettoise or pigeonhole their work and self-expression.


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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.

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TiNA Talks: Art and Mythology

Sunday, October 2, 2016
11:00 am - 12:30 pm

Coffee and conversation about art. Facilitated by CTF, TiNA Talks feature artists from across the TiNA program presenting their ideas and leading informal discussions.

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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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Fringe Dwellers

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

Creating a (successful) scene in your small town.