Taste Buds

Sunday, October 2, 2016 at 5:30 pm

Louise Jaques and Kylie Maslen present a talk/workshop about writing about food. A hybrid fiction/non-fiction experiment with delicious results. Chow down while turning descriptions of food in a restaurant review into a poem or write a poem where you’re only allowed to describe things as related to foods, or compose a flash fiction from the point of view of a food.

Image credit: Adam Chandler


Heart Beats

Thursday, September 29, 2016
8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The mixtape to end all mixtapes: four writers each play you a song and share their feelings about it.

Base Camp: Day 1

Thursday, September 29, 2016
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Every awful icebreaker game you've ever played. Come prepared to feel uncomfortable.

Blind Dating

Sunday, October 2, 2016
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Melbourne comedian Dave Warneke hosts a blind dating show with guests from across the Festival.

Life Writing Class

Friday, September 30, 2016
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm

Our life writing models will perform and you'll scribe - what's the worst that could happen?