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Strange Editions Winter Book Club

25 June @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Kicking things off for the first Strange Editions for the year will be Anne-Louise Willoughby for Nora Heysen: A Portrait with local editor, publisher and critic Naama Grey-Smith facilitating the session. …

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Overcoming Self Doubt and Procrastination with Annabel Smith

25 June @ 6:15 pm - 7:15 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Tuesday, repeating until 25 June 2019

Annabel Smith presents a series of 3 workshops for writers who are struggling to establish and maintain a regular writing practice.

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Two To Tango

26 June @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Emerging writers and editors meet, speed-dating style.

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Literary Salons in the Library with Marcella Polain

26 June @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join Dr Marcella Polain in conversation with Gabriella Filippi.

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Meet the Author – Sasha Wasley

26 June @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Meet Sasha Wasley, author of Dear Banjo and True Blue. Her new novel, Love Song, focuses on the hardships of rural living, the strength of women and the complexities of love.

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Stories on Stage with Tess Woods

26 June @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Tess Woods for Stories on Stage at Koorliny Arts Centre.

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OOTA Movie Night

27 June @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Out of the Asylum (OOTA) will be holding a movie night fund-raiser Thursday 27 June at Luna on Essex Fremantle, with the money raised going towards financing creative writing workshops.

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June Perth Poetry Club Events

29 June @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until 29 June 2019

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Perth Poetry Club events for June.

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Book Launch: I Would Dangle the Moon

29 June @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Help celebrate the launch of Amber Moffat’s debut picture book, I Would Dangle the Moon.

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You Are Not Alone- PEN Letter Writing Night

1 July @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Letter writing for PEN Perth.

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Latest Notices

ABA Penguin Random House Young Bookseller of the Year

Congratulations to Aisling Lawless from Dymocks Joondalup, who has been named ABA Penguin Random House Young Bookseller of the Year at the ABA conference in Melbourne. ‘Aisling does so much …

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ACU Prize for Poetry

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The annual ACU Prize for Poetry aims to support Australian poets and to continue the rich Catholic Church tradition of patronising the arts. The ACU Prize for Poetry will be …

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E.M. Fletcher Writing Award

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Every family has a story – write yours now. The E.M. Fletcher Writing Award is named in honour of Eunice Fletcher, a long time member of The Heraldry and Genealogy …

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Convict Children Competition

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Write a journal entry describing life as a child convict. When Australia was a British penal colony, some of the convicts sent over were children, punished with transportation for crimes …

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City of Vincent Local History Awards

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The Awards encourage and reward community participation in recording and sharing the history of the City of Vincent. The City of Vincent Library and Local History Centre invites written and …

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First Nations and POC Count Research Project

The lack of diverse publications has been increasingly highlighted and challenged internationally in recent years. In the US in 2011 in the New York Times, 88% were published by Caucasian …

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Varuna Residential Fellowships

Varuna Residential Fellowships offer two to three weeks of full board and accommodation at Varuna including a prepared evening meal, uninterrupted time to write in your own private studio, the …

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2020 Premier’s Anzac Student Tour Competition

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Western Australian students are invited to submit an extended written response for the opportunity to attend commemorative events in Darwin and Singapore in 2020. Students are required to prepare a …

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The Scarlet Stiletto Awards

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A record $10,060 is up for grabs in Sisters in Crime Australia’s 26th Scarlet Stiletto Awards for best short crime and mystery stories by Australian women. Submit a story with …

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The Next Chapter

Each year,  The Wheeler Centre selects ten outstanding writers and give them $15,000 each to develop their work. Each writer is matched with a mentor, who works closely with them …

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