We’re thrilled to be launching ‘Australian Poetry Journal’, Volume 8.1, at the inaugural St Kilda Writers Week 2018.read more
When offered a choice between any two things, always take both… This is a call-out from the margins as we widen the doors of APJ for submissions of performative text and spoken word, work written for the stage that works on the page.read more
SEVEN SCHOOLS fought to claim the title of Victoria’s finest and fiercest spoken-wordsters as they battled it out at the grand final of OUTLOUD ECO!SLAM 2018, a high-school poetry slam competition, created by Australian Poetry in partnership...read more
the tears the pelicans are leaving us like a line of words quicker than
the tongue drift glide sail waft fly fly away something happened here.
— ‘Flight Feathers’, Ellen Van Neerven
6.30pm for a 7pm start / Thursday 18 October 2018 / Loop Project Space & Bar, 23 Meyers Pl, Melbourne VIC
Cordite Books welcomes you to the launch of Elena Gomez’s debut poetry collection, Body of Work. It will be launched by Ann Vickery, emceed by Matthew Hall, and with guest readings from Bella Li and Manisha Anjali.
Toot Toot!! Poetry in Motion 2018! All Aboard the Poets Train, Canberra to Sydney. Departs: Friday 7th Sept, at 12:00 mid-day. Ferry adventure & Poetry reading at Humanist Hall.
Join Ania Walwicz for the launch of her new book, horse (UWA Publishing). Enter into the world of imaginative writing that crosses over into theories of language and the mind.
Puncher & Wattmann invites you to the launch of two new titles. Towards Light by Sarah Day, to be launched by Brigitta Olubas. Neat Snakes by Martin Langford to be launched by Peter Kirkpatrick.
The NSW Premier’s Literary Awards provide an opportunity to highlight the importance of literacy and to encourage everyone to enjoy and learn from the work of our writers. Entries for the 2019 Awards are now open.read more
The VPLA Poetry Prize 2019 is now open for entries.read more
Submissions from contemporary Australian prose poets are now open for consideration for publication in a new anthology.read more
Tartu City of Literature Office announces the second 2018 call for applications of Tartu City of Literature International Residency Program for writers and translators.read more