Event Recap / Review: Speculative Fiction Festival 2017
Back in July NSW Writers’ Centre was delighted to have 14-year-old high school student Grace Othman attend the Speculative Fiction Festival. We asked Grace to write about her experience of the day. NSW Writers’ Centre Speculative Fiction Festival was held on the 22nd of July. This day had many talks and panels relating to the […]
Event Recap / From Sci Fi to Cli Fi
Climate change is the crisis of this generation. Speaking at NSW Writers’ Centre’s Speculative Fiction Festival, Australian author James Bradley argued that as our defining social condition, the global environmental emergency provides the backdrop to literature written today.
Event Recap / How to Get a Good Review
Have you ever wondered what goes into getting a good book review? Judith Whelan, a former editor for The Sydney Morning Herald, interviewed a panel of three industry insiders at the recent Creative Non-Fiction Festival to inquire about what reviewers like, how they best like it served, and how an author can go about getting […]