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Memoir in a Year

29 July 2017
Writers Victoria
Writers Victoria

You'll cover Finding Your Story; Research and Interviews; Themes; Memory vs Imagination; Voice and...

Memoir in a Year: Finding Your Story

29 July 2017
Writers Victoria
Arnold Zable

There are many ways of writing a memoir, ranging from non-fiction to more daring approaches which cross...

Writing Social Justice (Apollo Bay)

30 July 2017
Writers Victoria
Arnold Zable

Issues of social justice and advocacy can be expressed in many ways – fiction or non-fiction, short...

2017 Dulcie Stone Writers Competition Awards

31 July 2017
Writers Victoria

The inaugural Dulcie Stone Writers Competition is an annual writing prize open to people with intellectual...

Own Voices Forum: Why Writing Matters (Bendigo)

2 August 2017
Writers Victoria

Who is it for?

Writing Through Reading

5 August 2017
Writers Victoria
Emily Bitto

Find out how to ‘read as a writer’, put these skills to work with practical exercises, and go away armed...

Business Writing: Writing A Hi-Fi Marketing Communications Brief

11 August 2017
Writers Victoria
Nicolas Di Tempora

Hosted at the Small Business Festival Victoria, this presentation will be of great benefit to start-ups,...

Write-ability: What about YA?

16 August 2017
Writers Victoria
Shivaun Plozza

As well as providing an overview (what is YA, why is it so popular, who is reading it, what are publishers...

Writers on Wednesdays: Storytelling for Social Change

23 August 2017
Writers Victoria
Roselina Press

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