The 2017 NEWS Conference will be presented from 9am – 6pm, Monday January 30 and Tuesday January 31 at RMIT University, Melbourne. 9.00AM – 9.45am: REGISTRATION 10.00AM – 11.00AM: OPENING ADDRESS BY JACK LATIMORE 9.3.06A&B What will Australian media look like in 15, 30, and 50 years? How can it reflect a country’s people, culture, and values? Join […]
Express Media is honoured to announce the 2017 Kat Muscat Fellowship to support and develop young women writers and editors from around Australia.
Express Media is excited to present the 2016 Voiceworks Subscribe-a-thon, a crowdfunding campaign designed to raise funds to cover the cost of publishing our flagship publication, Voiceworks in 2017 and attract new subscribers. Running between November 2-26 we call upon our followers to support the campaign, to ensure Voiceworks remains in print for many years […]
Introducing our 2016 Buzzcuts Melbourne Fringe Festival team! These eight young writers and creators will be crafting arts reviews and interviews throughout the festival for buzzcuts.com.au. Before things kick off on September 15, get to know them on the Typeface blog. Eleanor Boydell I’m an aspiring arts sector professional based in Melbourne. Studying Arts Management at RMIT, […]
Congratulations to Abigail Strangward, Darrelyn Nguyen and Charlotte Head, winners of The 2016 John Marsden and Hachette Australia Prize.
With the sunshine finally peeking through the clouds, it is the perfect time to celebrate the start of spring and go along to exciting literary festivals and events. As always, there are a range of programs happening across the country, check them out below… 1. September 1-11: Brimbank Writers & Readers Festival, Sunshine, VIC Go […]
Meet the five talented young poets of The 2016 John Marsden & Hachette Australia Prize!
Meet the five talented young nonfiction writers of The 2016 John Marsden & Hachette Australia Prize!
This year, over 250 secondary school students from across Australia entered The 2016 John Marsden & Hachette Australia Prize for Young Writers. Fifteen talented young students made it on to the shortlist in categories of Fiction, Nonfiction and Poetry. In the lead-up to announcing the winners at the 2016 Melbourne Writers Festival, we’re introducing you to each and every […]
We’re excited to announce that The 2016 Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers was awarded to Deserae Horswood.