Workshops and Seminars

 

Taking Poetry Beyond the Page: A Workshop with Amanda Anastasi (Melb)

Sunday 19 August 1.00pm–3.00pm  Paddock Room, Neighbourhood Centre 13 Camp Street Daylesford, Victoria 3460 Cost: $30 Join the convenor of La Mama Poetica, Amanda Anastasi, in this workshop that will take you through practical ways to overcome nerves when...

Dante’s Divine Comedy: Reading Course with Simon West

Commencement Dates:  Inferno Part 1: Week beginning 17 July Inferno Part 2: Week beginning 17 July (Part 2 is a continuation of Part 1 and assumes prior knowledge of Inferno) Venue: Dante Alighieri Society Office, 308 Drummond Street, Carlton Cost: $250...

Poetry Writing: Your Story in Verse, Workshop with Nicki Cassimatis

Saturday 21st and 28th July, 2018 9.30am-12.30pm Logan Central Library Community Meeting Room 26 Wilbur St, Logan Central Do you want to succinctly capture, distil and validate your experience in a poem? Poetry can be an invaluable tool for personal growth...

The Literary Interface: 2018 Literary Studies Convention

This convention will bring together scholars working across the broad field of literary studies to discuss the literary as an interface between different forms of knowledge and processes of knowledge formation, looking at questions of how and through what means the literary is communicated, represented, negotiated, and remade.

Workshop (Melb): Poetry Writing through reading with Brandon Wint

Sunday, July 22 1pm-5pm Siteworks 33 Saxon St, Brunswick VIC 3056 Tickets are $30 Limited spaces, bookings essential Bookings can also be made in person with cash to Benjamin Solah To coincide with Brandon Wint's tour of Australia and following his show at...

Free TiNA artist application workshop

Get some hot tips on how to prepare an excellent proposal to present as part of Critical Animals, Crack X Festival and National Young Writers’ Festival at TiNA’s free Artist Application workshop.

Upcoming events at the Australian Design Centre in Darlinghurst.

Two upcoming events with poet and academic, Sarah Rice at the Australian Design Centre in Darlinghurst. Sarah will be giving a talk about the poetic process on Thursday 15th Feb. This will be a talk in part about how to come up with creative concepts for...

Poetry Workshop with Ellen Van Neerven

Wednesday 16 August: 10:30-12:30 Ngarara Willim Centre, Building 5, Bowen St, RMIT, City Campus RSVP expressions of interest by Monday 14 August to :  bonny.cassidy@rmit.edu.au This workshop is presented by the School of Media & Communication and...

Poetry workshop with Ron Pretty: ‘Why Not Say What Happened?”

Join Artist in Residence Ron Pretty for a one-day poetry workshop. Bluestone Chapel, Saturday 18 March, 10am - 4pm. This is a workshop for more experienced writers, and explores the question of dealing with political, social and religious issues in poetry. Should...

Eastern Suburbs Poetry Group meeting

Sunday 12 March, 3.00–5.00 pm. Eastern Suburbs Poetry Group will hold its regular monthly meeting. Members will read their own poems, with each poem being followed by a discussion in a supportive environment. All styles and forms supported. First floor, Waverley...

‘Get a Grip on Grammar’ grammar workshop with Deb Doyle

Saturday 4 February, 10am–5 pm. Professional editor Deb Doyle will present Get a Grip on Grammar, a one-day course covering the nine parts of speech (including nouns, verbs, adjectives and prepositions) and ways to solve common problems. WEA House, 72 Bathurst Street,...

‘Telling It Like It Is: Advanced Poetry Workshop’ w Ron Pretty

Ron Pretty will present Telling It Like It Is: Advanced Poetry Workshop, exploring the question of dealing with political, social and religious issues. The workshop, for experienced writers, will consider published poems exploring such issues, and will workshop...