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Clean Pages Filthy Ink

“Clean Pages, Filthy Ink” is a riveting spoken word poetry reading that delves into the intricate themes of cultural identity and political uprisings. Through powerful verses and vivid imagery, Antonio [...]
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Speaking Our Souls

Are you ready to unleash your unique poetic voice in a safe, supportive and inspiring space? Poetry is the language of the soul. In this workshop lead by acclaimed published [...]
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Stories of the Heart

This interactive storytelling event has been curated by Joel Hines and draws upon principles found in his new book “Holding Space: Strategies to Cultivate Connection and Enable Potential”. Joel brings [...]
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Tarp Green Light

Carl will read from ‘Tarp Green Light’ [Flying Islands 2024] a first collection of poems traversing history, memory, family and loss. Across the poems, rain falls and muddies Yarra or [...]
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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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A Storyteller’s Heart

Professional storyteller Niki na Meadhra weaves a thread from her heart to yours, with traditional legends and folk tales that cast a hush over the room and invite the magic [...]
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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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Sublime Realism

AI exhibtion noun: prompt; plural noun: prompts a word or phrase spoken as a reminder to an actor of a forgotten word or line. a word or symbol on a [...]
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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.