The Changing Shape of Political Criticism

2018 Program Announcement

The program for the 2018 National Young Writers’ Festival (NYWF), running between September 27-30 in Newcastle, has been announced. The […]

Volunteer Callout: we’re looking for you!

In 2018 NYWF is seeking some enthusiastic and passionate humans who are infatuated with reading and/or writing, and are willing […]

Support NYWF with $$

In 2017-2018, on our 20th Birthday, we are making a special call-out to our wonderful alumni, artists, supporters and audiences, to […]

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NYWF and the Local Comedy Scene

By Ethan Andrews I first attended the National Young Writers’ Festival in 2014, a year that also saw the formation […]

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What Went Down At ‘Please Laika Me’, Our Sydney Satellite Event

By Sebastian Gonzalez Following the NYWF Program Launch at Cakewines last month, I was full of enthusiasm for a festival I […]

Podcasts: Their All Consuming Moment

Work, Work, Work, Work(shop)

Do you enjoy learning in a fun and safe environment? There’s no better way to squeeze all the know-how and […]

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