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Racism, Identity and Labels

12 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Santilla Chingaipe, Yassir Morsi, and Mridula...

In this session, our panellists will unpack the complexities of racial identities and ask if race is skin...

The Media and Racism

12 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Karen Farquharson, Usha Rodrigues, and Anthony...

How does a person’s race or religion frame how the way they’re portrayed in the media?

We Work This Shop

13 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

We Work This Shop is a place for poets and spoken word artists of all styles and levels to bring their...

Jenny Zhang

14 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Jenny Zhang and Brodie Lancaster

Her essays and poems were already earning accolades from Rookie readers, but writer Jenny Zhang...

Online: Storytelling for Social Change (webinar)

15 May 2018
Writers Victoria
Roselina Press

You will learn
to develop your story ideas and craft engaging narratives

Emerging Writers’ Festival Programme Launch: Not Another Slide Night

15 May 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Izzy Roberts-Orr, Eugenia Flynn, Andy Butler,...

The Emerging Writers’ Festival launches its 2018 programme with a night of performances that reimagine the...

#EWF18 Program Launch: Not Another Slide Night

15 May 2018
Emerging Writers

The Emerging Writers’ Festival launches its 2018 program with a night of performances that reimagine the...

DE STROYED

16 May 2018
fortyfivedownstairs

A thought provoking new Australian work by Jillian Murray and Suzanne Chaundy with words by Simone de...

Online: Learning from the best – using mentor texts (webinar)

16 May 2018
Writers Victoria
Sarah Mayor Cox

Mentor texts are exemplars of some aspect, element or device of writing that you may be trying to wrangle...