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Identity Workshop

This is a practical poetry writing workshop around the subject of identity, which might include age, religion, gender or disability. We will explore what Identity means to each of us, [...]
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Curious Writers Book Club

Curious Writers Book Club is part book club, part workshop for writers (and readers) who want to delve into the alchemy of writing by exploring elements of craft. First Session: [...]
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RAW: Readers Are Writers workshop

Many readers have a secret stash of storytelling skills. In this fun and conversational workshop, Melbourne author of the acclaimed tragicomedy ‘Never Look Desperate’ and RMIT lecturer Dr Rachel Matthews, [...]
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Ekphrastic connections: making poetry with art

In conversation, Naarm/Melbourne-based poets Anne M Carson, Angela Costi, Anne Elvey and Rose Lucas will open up intersections between poetry and the visual arts, discussing collaborations between artists and writers. [...]
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Nurturing the future of poetry

Tim Loveday and Eloise Grills will read extracts from their individual poetic works, and will freely discuss how these works were shaped through mentorships, offering insights to writers trying to [...]
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Love Affairs with Books

Daylesford resident and author Meyer Eidelson summarises his passionate but erratic affairs of the heart with his fifteen books. In literary infatuation there is obsession, conception, gestation but how do [...]
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Words in Winter is an annual literary and arts festival held in August each year in the Hepburn Shire and surrounding districts.