Workshop: The Personal and Political in FictionSun 8 Sep, 10am
The Wheeler Centre, Workshop Space
Do writers have a duty to directly confront global issues and those in power, or is it enough for them to connect us via human stories of home? Amal Awad addresses this perennial question, and shares how to write fiction that positions the personal and political as catalysts for storytelling.
A creative collaboration with Writers Victoria
2 hours 30 minutes
Amal Awad is a journalist, screenwriter and author. She has written for such publications as ELLE, Frankie, Meanjin, Going Down Swinging and SBS Life, and produced for ABC Radio National.