Event Recap / First Friday with Jon Page
Jon Page joined First Friday to speak about his background working in the book industry, what goes in to managing one of Australia’s longest-running bookstores, current trends in the publishing and bookselling, and what customers today actually seem to want.
Writers On Writing / Amani Haydar
‘Visual art generally aims to transcend language so an artwork can inspire a writer whether they have a technical understanding or not. Effective artworks don’t need to be explained in words to be understood, but visual literacy is a skill that can be developed and refined.’