In a big week for events announcements, the Sydney and Auckland writers’ festival programs have been revealed, and the first speakers for the BookUp and IPEd conferences—the second of which is an online-only event—have been named.
Queensland Writers Centre’s Publishable Manuscript Development competition now open.
Publishable is open to submissions of unpublished manuscripts from all genres and is a competition for emerging writers around the nation, with entrants getting the chance to be one of the 25 selected authors to go through a personalised Manuscript Development Program.
Check the criteria for eligibility and find more information in the full 2021 Application Guidelines – don’t miss out on this opportunity to elevate your work and get noticed by industry professionals.
Founded in March 1991, Spinifex Press is celebrating its 30th anniversary with a series of Zoom events, beginning with ‘Welcome to Country’ on Thursday, 18 March.
The event includes talks by Judy Atkinson AM; Poppy Lever, director of Warlayirti Art Centre; Tjiliwa Helen Nagomara, Chair of Kapululangu Aboriginal Women’s Law and Culture Centre; Nakarra Marie Mudgedell, former Kapululangu Chair and current Song Woman; and Zohl dé Ishtar, author of Holding Yawulyu and Daughters of the Pacific, among others.
Title: Still Alive Author: Safdar Ahmed Publisher: Twelve Panels Press Price: $30.00 ISBN: 9780980593730 Distributor: www.twelvepanelspress.com Walkley Award-winning Safdar Ahmed interweaves journalism, history and autobiography... Read more
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