Words Against Violence

Friday, September 29, 2017 at 12:00 pm

How do we respond to a world of violence, injustice, and war? Here, writers will discuss how they meet this challenge in their work.

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Image credit: Alana Potts


Hot Tapes

Saturday, September 30, 2017
4:00 pm - 4:45 pm

In the age of hot takes and unnecessary comments, what makes a review stand out from the pack? Four writers and editors share their insight on a writing style common throughout online media.

No Empire

Friday, September 29, 2017
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm

How can we decolonise our writing in a time of renewed empire building?

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.

Maintain the Rage

Friday, September 29, 2017
5:30 pm - 6:15 pm

Activist writing comes in many forms, but even the most passionate people can be undone by media backlash.