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Fight or Flight

So I went to the city and listened to the authors of ‘Queer Literature’ at the Wheeler Centre, although my book might not exactly fall into the genre, I thought it an interesting talk to attend.   582 more words

#WEB206 - Where are you going to find #information related to your topic?


What kind of stuff do you think you will need?
Where are you going to find information related to your topic?
How will you judge if it good or bad information?
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Writing: what it takes

A room of one’s own, a little divine inspiration, a dash of perspiration, a strong cup of coffee, and the ability to remain wholly undistracted by the internet – is that what it takes to write, or is there something else to it? 49 more words


Queensland spotlight at Wheeler Centre

I caught the Wheeler Centre’s Next Big Thing: Spotlight on Queensland event on Monday night. It reminded me of those heady days of Queensland Writers Centre’s Wordpool, cramming into a sweaty bar to hear a mix of established and upcoming writers bare their work. 334 more words


Working With Words: Anna Horan

Recently, the Wheeler Centre asked me to complete their Working With Words questionnaire.

I talk about being a late bloomer, studying writing as artists study art, my obsession with audiobooks, and Amy Poehler being my guiding light. 19 more words


Exploring African identity in Australia

Should people of African background, born either in Africa or Australia, be known as African Australians or Australian Africans – or simply Australians?

These are some of the questions of identity explored at a recent forum in Melbourne, sponsored by the Wheeler Centre. 818 more words


The Emerging Writer – An Insider's Guide to Growing Your Writing

The Emerging Writers Festival is an independent arts organisation run out of the Wheeler Centre for Books, Writing and Ideas in Melbourne. They aim to promote the interests of emerging writers, providing opportunities for professional development and engagement with the broader public. 886 more words