The Royal Exchange 34 Bolton St Newcastle NSW 2300 Australia Events at The Royal Exchange 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. The Unlimits of Truth Friday, September 29, 2017 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm What happens when a novelist mines from their own life, or a non-fiction writer invents scenes and events that never happened? Join us for this exploration into the limits of truth. 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. Reading Night in Translation Friday, September 29, 2017 5:00 pm - 6:15 pm Hear these writers read pieces in a language other than English and bask in the understanding that can transcend language barriers. Changing Languages Sunday, October 1, 2017 2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Language is an ever-growing organism, but it can't just be shaped by those in the mainstream.