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Brisbane Writers Festival: UPLIT 2017

kuril dhagun was once again fortunate enough to partner with Brisbane Writers Festival (BWF) 2017 on a number of events during the course of the festival week. Two notable events included the Night by the Fire talk with black&write! fellowship-winning author Claire Coleman and a private screening session of the critically acclaimed film Zach’s Ceremony with creator Alec … Read more

2016 black&write! round up

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Before we leave for the year, we’d love to share some of the highlights from the last couple of months! Just recently, editing interns Yasmin and Grace travelled to Sydney to take part in a one-week placement with publishing house Hachette Australia. Yasmin and Grace met staff from all levels in the organisation, attended publishing … Read more

CLEAR WATER WHITE DEATH

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This is the second in a series of three blogs about the writers recognised in the 2016 black&write! Indigenous Writing Fellowship Competition. Dylan Coleman is a Kokatha-Greek writer, filmmaker and academic from Thevenard, South Australia. She currently teaches Indigenous health at University of Adelaide and has been proudly awarded a 2016 black&write! Indigenous Writing Fellowship for … Read more

WRITING THE FUTURE

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This is the first in a series of three blogs about the writers recognised in the 2016 black&write! Indigenous Writing Fellowship Competition. Congratulations CLAIRE COLEMAN and DYLAN COLEMAN who have been awarded a black&write! Fellowship this year.   AUTHOR PROFILE: CLAIRE COLEMAN  Claire Coleman is a writer from Western Australia. She identifies with the South Coast … Read more

Becoming Kirrali Lewis hits the shelves!

Jane Harrison with her daughters at the launch of Becoming Kirrali Lewis in Melbourne

Becoming Kirrali Lewis has now hit the bookshelves!  Last week black&write! headed down to the Emerging Writers’ Festival in Melbourne. The team attended the National Writers’ Conference, as well as panels, performances and literary events presented by emerging and established writers, editors, publishers, and other industry professionals. This year black&write! partnered with the Emerging Writers’ Festival to launch Jane Harrison’s debut novel, Becoming … Read more

black&write! goes to Emerging Writers’ Festival

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black&write! are excited to announce Ellen, Yasmin, and Grace travel to Melbourne this Thursday to attend the 2015 Emerging Writers’ Festival. The centrepiece of Emerging Writers’ Festival is the two-day National Writers’ Conference at Melbourne Town Hall. This conference aims to inform and inspire writers from every genre and style. This is a fantastic opportunity to meet and … Read more

black&write! Special Event @ Emerging Writers Festival 31st May 2014

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Contributor: Katie Woods The Emerging Writers’ Festival is a not-for-profit organisation whose foundations are built on supporting emerging writers. It is a festival where creativity and innovation are celebrated, where new talent is nurtured and where diverse voices from across Australia are represented. This year’s program will profile the dynamic and deadly writers that have … Read more