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.


Oral & Aural Storytelling

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

A discussion and demonstration of the conventions, trials and tribulations of aural storytelling.

Writing for People Without a Voice

Friday, September 30, 2016
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Three social justice writers talk about the ethics and responsibilities of writing for people without a voice.

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.

(Re)writing Gender

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

Fuck the binary, these writers are all shades of the rainbow. But how does one go about rewriting entrenched notions of gender?