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Unleashing Your Poetic Voice

22 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Amy Bodossian

You will learn:
How to switch off the critic, tap into inspiration and write more often

Goal, Motivation, Conflict

22 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Alli Sinclair

Learning outcomes
How to develop the right goals and conflict for your character

How to write effective and engaging dialogue

23 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Anna George

You will learn:
What great dialogue sounds like;

ONLINE WEBINAR: Memoir Mini-Masterclass: All About Memoir

23 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Amra Pajalic

You Will Learn: 
The features and expectations of memoir
Memoir writing techniques

Online Mini-Masterclass: Memoir - Three Webinar Pass

23 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Amra Pajalic

These sessions will be discounted for Memoir Writing Clinic participants who want the extra development...

The National Editors and Writers Conference (NEWS)

27 January 2020 to 28 January 2020
Express Media
Express Media

The National Editors and Writers Conference (NEWS) is an annual two-day event presented by ...

January Book Club – The Testaments AND Girl, Woman, Other

29 January 2020
The Sun Bookshop

For our January 2020 book club we will be reading both of the Man Booker 2019 winning novels: The...

Philosophy and Evil

4 February 2020
Existentialist Society
Associate Professor Matthew Sharpe (Philosophy,...

Existentialist Society.
Free public lecture, 8pm, followed by questions and discussion:

February Kids’ Book Club – Planet Omar

4 February 2020
The Sun Bookshop

For our February Kids’ Book Club we will be reading PLANET OMAR: ACCIDENTAL TROUBLE MAGNET by Zanib Mian....