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Of interest to writers across NSW.

Australian Copyright Council’s Book Discount for October

A message from the Australian Copyright Council:

The e-publication range provides an affordable and accessible option for continued learning and legal advice. Provided in a perpetually accessible format, all that is required is connection to the internet – the e-book will be available on all devices. The digital platform allows for search function,

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Writers Voice Address List & Gremlins.

Gremlins apparently attacked the Address List for the last mail-out of the Writers Voice Quarterly Bulletin. Surnames were somehow ‘mixed up’ during the printing of the mailing address.

If you are one of the members affected by these gremlins, do not be discouraged by the change in your surname!

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The Society of Women Writers NSW – Literary Luncheon October 12, 2016

LITERARY LUNCH AND WORKSHOP

WORKSHOP PRESENTER: Dr Lisa Murray.

City Historian and writer, Dr Lisa Murray, will introduce you to some of the key resources for Sydney city held in the city council archives. From maps and photographs to businesses, letters of complaint and staff job descriptions,

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Patti Miller Book Talk & Signing – Ransacking Paris

Patron of the Fellowship of Australian Writers NSW, Patti Miller, will be conducting a Book Talk and Signing for her book ‘Ransacking Paris’.

Date: Thursday, 8 September 2016

Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm (AEST)

Venue:
Ashfield Library
260 Liverpool Road #3,

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The Society of Women Writers NSW – Literary Luncheon September 14, 2016

LITERARY LUNCH AND WORKSHOP

GUEST SPEAKER: Valerie Pybus – Quest for Green Gables.
Most dreamers like surprises and I fit into that niche.
To know that a longed-for destination is within one’s grasp cannot fail to awaken a writer’s juices and lust for life.
The opportunity arose to visit Green Gables on Prince Edward Island.

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Writing NSW Grants: now open!

Applications are now open for the Writing NSW Early Career Writer Grants, Emerging Writing Organisation Grants and the Writer & Technologist Grant. A total of $27,000 in funding is available to early career writers, emerging writing organisations and for a joint project by a writer and technologist.

Further information on The NSW Writers Centre Website.

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The Society of Women Writers NSW – Literary Luncheon August 10, 2016

LITERARY LUNCH AND WORKSHOP

KEYNOTE SPEAKER: GUEST TALK: Dr Catherine Bishop – Making Ends Meet: Colonial Women in Business

GUEST SPEAKER: Dr. Sue Woolfe – The War Between Research and Creativity

WORKSHOP PRESENTER: Dr. Sue Woolfe – Remembering Your Creativity

The Society of Women Writers NSW welcomes newcomers to our monthly Literary Luncheon on the second Wednesday of each month.

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Literary Luncheon: Guest Speaker Announced

Our State President, Trevar Langlands, has announced the Guest Speaker for the Literary Luncheon to be held in November.

Trevar’s announcement:

I am very excited to announce my special guest for our November Literary Awards – The year is going fast so I do hope you Susannah Fullertonwill get your bookings in early as my guest will especially delight readers and writers alike.

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Book Launch and Radio Interview with Trevar Langlands

Date for Book Launch: Saturday 30 July 2016

Time: 1:00 pm

The Ukrainian Studies Foundation in Australia and the Ukrainian Association of Sydney invite you to a Literary Launch to celebrate the publication of:

  • Shards of Life by Helen Boris, and
  • An English-language translation of Volodymyr Yavorivsky’s The Chornobyl Madonna by Yuri Tkacz.

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Writers Voice Deadline – 15th August

Just a reminder that the Writers Voice Quarterly Copy Deadlines are: 15 February, 15 May, 15 August and 15 November each year.
Copy for submission should be sent to:

The Editor,
Writers Voice
65 Barbara Boulevard,
Seven Hills NSW 2147

Tel: (02) 9831 6808
Email:

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