The Body Politic

Saturday, September 30, 2017 at 3:00 pm

Don’t be a Mia Freedman: four people talk about writing bodies that aren’t your own in a constructive and supportive way.

#bodies #politics #activism

Image credit: Alana Potts


Wax Scientifical

Friday, September 29, 2017
3:00 pm - 3:45 pm

Science writing is about details, much like writing in minutae. Let's blur the lines between science and art and watch it disintegrate into truth.

Writing Animals

Saturday, September 30, 2017
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm

The ethics, responsibilities and techniques that apply when writing about our non-human friends.

Going Off Script

Friday, September 29, 2017
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

The writer's role on stage, film, TV and the net varies, but all must negotiate the difficulties of their words leaving the page.

Sincerity is the New Black

Saturday, September 30, 2017
6:00 pm - 6:45 pm

Is ironic distance dead? Is vulnerability, honesty, and sincerity the new black?