Express Media is delighted to present Tracks a travelling pop-up program for young writers that brings the best of Express Media’s workshops, masterclasses, networking opportunities and special events to communities across Australia. In 2016 we’re bringing the Tracks program to Adelaide, partnering with SA Writers Centre to take the best of Express Media right to […]
The Voiceworks crew have heard that some of you are writing longer stories—investigating characters, narratives and environments further than our 3,000-word limit allows—but are not quite sure what to do with them. Sure, there are prizes, but outside of this there are very few avenues for publication, especially for young writers. We want to see what’s […]
Express Media is thrilled to announce Melbourne writer Fury as the recipient of the 2017 Kat Muscat Fellowship. With the support of the Fellowship, Fury will complete research and draft a play investigating the relationship between lesbians and gay men during the early AIDS crisis. “It is with bittersweet joy that I accept the Kat […]
Express Media is here for young writers. Whether you’re working on your very first piece or you’re ready to launch your career, we’re here to support you, provide access to opportunities, and to connect you to a community of young writers across the country. We’re excited to launch our 2017 Program, which sees us […]
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 […]