Announcing the AP / NAHR jurors for 2018: Simon Eales, Anne Elvey & Dan Disney.read more
Photo:Elham Day The Melbourne Visiting Poets Program is proud to announce the selection of its 2018 regional resident. David Stavanger has been selected from an impressive list of Australian poets based regionally and remotely. Applicants hailed from across the...read more
Please attend the launching of and readings from Jeanine Leane's Walk Back Over and Anne Elvey's White on White – both published by Cordite Books – at the Wheeler Centre for Books, Writing and Ideas on Wednesday, 24 January 2018. 6-7.30pm. Although written...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
Artist, activist and poet Cleo Wade is a writer who aims to empower, motivate and inspire. The Heart Talk author sits down with journalist and The Motherhood editor Jamila Rizvi, Sour Heart author Jenny Zhang, and Peach novelist Emma Glass for a riveting and wide-ranging discussion about matters of the heart.
Submissions are now open for the next issue of Plumwood Mountain journal, with poetry guest edited by Bonny Cassidy.read more
15th May 2018: Eastwood Hills FAW Literary Competition 2018 All categories Open Theme, Short Story, Poetry, Memoir, Pauline Walsh Award for Short Short Story. $7 per entry or $25 for 4 entries. 15th May 2018 Boree Log Award for Bush Verse 2018 Ballads to...read more
In partnership with the Northern Territory Government through Arts NT, Varuna is delighted to invite writers and book illustrators living in the Northern Territory to apply for The Arts NT Varuna Residential Fellowship.read more
Closing Date 30th Nov 2017 PRIZES 1st £1000 2nd £300 3rd £200 Six Commended Prizes of £50 Funniest Poem £100 The Norfolk Prize £100 awarded to the best poem from a permanent Norfolk resident not winning another prize Entry Fee £4 per poem; or £10 for 3...read more