This year’s Melbourne Writers Festival (MWF) attracted ‘big, diverse audiences for important conversations on race, identity, politics and feminism’, reports CEO and artistic director Lisa... Read more
‘For my last festival, a revolutionary festival, I wanted to give a bigger platform to people whose voices are marginalised and shut out’—Melbourne Writers Festival CEO and artistic director Lisa Dempster on the highlights of MWF 2017
Books+Publishing’s latest Reviews newsletter contains 11 reviews of books publishing in October and November. Gabriella Coslovich’s investigation of an alleged art fraud in Australia, Whiteley... Read more
The Australian Libraries Copyright Committee (ALCC) has welcomed the government’s response to the Productivity Commission inquiry into intellectual property, labelling its recommendations ‘a good start to... Read more
The May Gibbs Children’s Literature Trust is delighted to announce:
The Ian Wilson Memorial Fellowship
This fellowship will give an emerging author or illustrator creative time in the Trust’s Adelaide studio in March 2018. Visit maygibbs.org.au and find more information via: Creative Time Fellowships, The Ian Wilson Memorial Fellowship. When you’re ready to apply, or if you have questions, please contact Polly Hamer, Fellowships Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org. The deadline for applications is midnight on Saturday 30 September 2017.
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