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The Future of: Truth

23 June 2019
Emerging Writers

When the idea of fake news propagates, truth becomes an increasingly fluid concept.

Why I Love It

23 June 2019
Emerging Writers

You know great writing when you read it, but what is it that grabs you and makes you want to read on?

Pitch It!

23 June 2019
Emerging Writers

Put what you’ve learnt into practice and sign up to deliver a five-minute one-on-one pitch with an...

Scene It: Hands-on Film Criticism

23 June 2019
Emerging Writers

Learn how to break down a film scene, decode visual language and craft crisp criticism in this hands-on...

Interstate Mates Showcase

23 June 2019
Emerging Writers

We end the conference by shining the spotlight on our friends from across the continent and the work they’...

Peter Papathanasiou on his extraordinary family secret, in conversation...

24 June 2019
Readings Bookshop

Mon 24 Jun 2019 at 6:30pm

Erik Jensen in conversation with Chloe Hooper - Mon 24 Jun 2019 at 6:30pm

24 June 2019
Readings Bookshop

Mon 24 Jun 2019 at 6:30pm

Masterclass: Writing Crime

24 June 2019
Emerging Writers

Looking to learn the foundational tools of crime writing, or to sharpen existing weapons already at your...

Lunchtime Lit: Bla(c)k Speculative Futures

24 June 2019
Emerging Writers

In this conversation, we discuss the unique creative and political possibilities of speculative fiction...