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Emerging Writers' Festival 19-29 June 2018

Emerging Writers' Festival 19-29 June 2018

Emerging Writers' Festival

Emerging Writers’ Festival and the City of Greater Dandenong

City of Greater Dandenong and the Emerging Writers’ Festival have partnered to bring you a suite of special events on Saturday 23 June at various locations around the city.

Kick off your storytelling practice with workshops covering the basics of creative writing, podcasting production and comic’s creation. Listen in to performances from rising spoken word stars and engage with an interactive digital storytelling project.

Read about the artists

Many wonderful artists will be appearing in Dandenong. Click on the artists name below to read more about each artist.

Abdul Hammoud

Emerging Writers' Abdul Hammoud

Adelina Sherifovski

Emerging Writers' Adelina Sherifovski

Christian Aleman-Pineda

Emerging Writers' Christina Aleman-Pineda

Elizabeth Flux

Emerging Writers' Elizabeth Flux

Wida Tausif

Emerging Writers' Wida Tausif

Katherine Jorgensen

Emerging Writers' Katherine Jorgensen

Lindsay Green

Emerging Writers' Lindsay Green

Marc Pearson

Emerging Writers' Marc Pearson

Maroulla Radisavic

Emerging Writers' Maroulla Radisavic

Salome Argyropoulos

Emerging Writers' Salome Argyropoulos 

Sam Waldron

Emerging Writers' Sam Waldron 

Hamza Abu Ayyash

Emerging Writers' Hamaza Abu Ayyash

Emerging Writers' - Urban Calligraphy Workshop
22 Jun 2018 6:30pm
Come along to this workshop that aims to give local artists and community members alike the chance to use the Harmony Square Urban Screen...
Emerging Writers' - Intensive Workshop
23 Jun 2018 11am
Come along to this intensive workshop where Elizabeth Flux will help you develop, explore and experiment with your writing skills...
Emerging Writers' - Podcasting Workshop
23 Jun 2018 2pm
Come along and explore the ins and outs of making a podcast, from conceiving an idea to recording, producing and getting it out there...
Emerging Writers' - Comics Workshop
23 Jun 2018 2pm
Join us to illustrate your ideas and see them come to life in this introuctory session for aspiring comic artists...
Emerging Writers' - Urban Calligraphy Performance
23 Jun 2018 4:30pm
Join us in Harmony Square Library for Tales of Many Cities: Urban Calligraphy live performance with artist Hamza Abu Ayyash...
Emerging Writers' - The Dandy Slam
23 Jun 2018 6:30pm
Come along to an evening of electrifying performances from the humorous to the heartfelt and the poetic to the playful at this Emerging Writers' performance...