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ONLINE WORKSHOP: Writing Non-Fiction Poetry

30 May 2020
Writers Victoria
Jessica L Wilkinson

Presented in creative partnership with Australian Poetry.

Polishing, editing and submitting your work with Bridget Caldwell-Bright,...

3 June 2020
Express Media
Express Media

The final week of Toolkits is devoted to preparing your writing for submission, ensuring it’s as polished...

ONLINE SEMINAR: Memoir Mini-Masterclass: Writing Process and Publication

4 June 2020
Writers Victoria
Amra Pajalic

You Will Learn: 
How to overcome writing obstacles
Research tips and tricks

ONLINE SEMINAR: Reading For Writers: Speculative Fiction: The Haunting of...

10 June 2020
Writers Victoria
Dmetri Kakmi

About Dmetri Kakmi

ONLINE SEMINAR: Crime Mini-Masterclass: Howdunnit?

11 June 2020
Writers Victoria
Jock Serong

Howdunnit: Plot cohesion, narrative tension, and drawing your reader through the end

ONLINE WORKSHOP: Surrealism, Magic Realism and Fabulism in Fiction

13 June 2020
Writers Victoria
Rjurik Davidson

This workshop will be presented online. Detailed instructions for participation will be provided.

ONLINE WORKSHOP: Writing Other People's Lives

14 June 2020
Writers Victoria
Michelle Scott Tucker

This workshop will be presented online. Detailed instructions for participation will be provided.

Literary Speed Dating

10 July 2020
Writers Victoria
Australian Society of Authors

A room of publishers and agents. Three minutes to pitch your work.

ONLINE WORKSHOP: Exploring the Rooms in Crime Fiction Manor

19 July 2020
Writers Victoria
Dave Warner

This workshop will be taught online.