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


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?


Australian Poetry Slam Newcastle Region Final

Friday, September 30, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Newcastle's slam poets battle it out for their chance at the final, with 2015 Champion Phil Wilcox as host.


Birthday Party

Saturday, October 1, 2016
3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Ever wanted to throw a birthday party for someone you don't know? Now's your chance!


Life Writing Exhibition

Sunday, October 2, 2016
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Come enjoy some wine, cheese and literary art, and hob-nob with some of writing's newest stars.