Belinda Castles helps you focus on a small piece of your story, novel, draft or idea, working on it until you’ve found your voice and giving you the confidence to know you can make your story a reality.
Three delightful new novels by Shamini Flint, Andrea Hirata and Karen Thompson Walker focus on younger characters experiencing extraordinary events. Join them as they talkabout the inspiration behind their writing.
It’s a very special writer who can make us laugh out loud and Zoë Foster, Benjamin Law and Graeme Simsion make it look dead easy. Let them tickle your funny bone while they talk about writing on the lighter side of life.
Join writers David Hill and Ross McMullin for a journey into our past as they talk about their recent books charting the race to map Australia and rediscovering the generation of extraordinary individuals lost in World War I.
Join one of the USA’s most successful TV Directors and member of the HBO family, David Petrarca, to discuss his own experiences on transformative series such as Boardwalk Empire and Game of Thrones as well as the megatrends that shape the TV we’ve come to love.
‘What are days for?’ poet Philip Larkin asked. If you’re clinging precariously to life, as Robert Dessaix was recently, it can be hard to think of heartening answers to this question – but not impossible.