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Creative Conversations

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Come along to Creative Conversations, a literary event that crosses cultures in exciting ways.

Event details

This annual event brings together writers, activists, poets, novelists, journalists and readers in conversations about the experience and the craft of writing across cultures.

Saturday 28 October 2017
9.00 am to 4.30 pm
Esplanade Hotel Fremantle
$25 per person, day pass

The second series of Creative Conversations, a collaboration between Curtin University and Shanghai’s Fudan University, will bring together four engaging panel discussions under the title of ‘Looking Forward/ Looking Back’.

Together with presenters Meri Fatin and Geraldine Blake, panelists will explore how Chinese and Australian artists approach problems of positioning, distance and perspective in relation to the past and the future.

Local, national and international panelists include novelists Liz Byrski, Brooke Davis and Elizabeth Tan, Cleverman writer/creator Ryan Griffen, Chinese science-fiction writer Xia Jia, poets Wayne Price and Paul Hetherington, and young adult author Dianne Touchell among others.

Read the full program.

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