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Writers on Wednesdays: Writing for YouTube

29 March 2017
Writers Victoria
Michael Shanks

Join Michael Shanks, whose hit series Wizards of Aus received more than one million hits on YouTube before...

The Salon Does Spirit of Punk

4 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Spirit of Punk

If you've never read a piece of your work in public, this is your chance.

2017 Annual General Meeting

5 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Writers Victoria

Meeting Agenda
Welcome and apologies
Minutes of the 2016 Annual General Meeting

Business Writing: Reports and Briefs

7 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Yannick Thoraval

Who should attend?

Write and Present Your Pitch

8 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Erina Reddan

Arm yourself with the tools to identify hooks in your work that can be used by agents and publishers to...

Having a Voice Series: Writing Women's History

20 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Iola Mathews

How reliable are memories, interviews, reference books and the internet?

Plot & Structure course with Sophie Cunningham

22 April 2017
Faber Writing Academy
Sophie Cunningham

What are the different types of plot? Do novels have to have them?

Writing with Others - Biography

22 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Robert Hillman

How does the storyteller negotiate the process of collaboration?

Having a Voice Series: Writing Women – Historical Fiction

22 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Kate Mildenhall

Discover how to find hidden stories in historical collections.