Schools' Program

Love Letters to ‘New Phone, Who Dis?’

Wed 4 Sep, 1pm
Village Roadshow Theatrette

Remember when you would hand-write a letter to your beau, seal it with a kiss, and send it on its way? No? Well, Alistair Baldwin and Jodi McAlister do (maybe?). And they’re here to give you a history lesson on all things love communiqué. With Adolfo Aranjuez.

Duration

45 minutes

Session code

2603

Accessibility

Year Level

Tickets

Session Artists

Adolfo Aranjuez is editor of film and media periodical Metro and editor-in-chief of sexuality and gender magazine Archer. He is also a freelance writer, speaker and dancer. Adolfo’s nonfiction and poetry have appeared in Meanjin, Right Now, Cordite and elsewhere.

Alistair Baldwin is a writer and comedian based in Naarm/Melbourne. He has written for ABC's Get Krack!n, The Weekly and Hard Quiz, and was a Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow for 2018.

Jodi McAlister is the author of young adult novels Valentine, Ironheart, and Misrule. She is also an academic, studying popular fiction and culture. She currently lectures in writing and literature at Deakin University in Melbourne.

More sessions like this one

Schools' Program

Workshop: The Stories We Tell

Thu 5 Sep, 10am
Wishlist

How does our story – where we come from and where we live now – shape our identity? Alice Pung leads a tour and writing workshop at Immigration Museum, responding to exhibition...

Schools' Program

Imagining Alternate Worlds

Wed 4 Sep, 11.15am
Wishlist

For some, Claire G Coleman’s and Ambelin Kwaymullina’s works offer new ways to see the world – ways which force many to reflect on and question their reality. They discuss ho...

Schools' Program

Do Something About It

Tue 3 Sep, 10am
Wishlist

It’s safe to say the world is facing some…challenges. Environmental journalist Linh Do, writer Laniyuk, poet Elena Gomez, and writer and critic Sonia Nair offer a rall...

Schools' Program

In Search of Selfie

Thu 5 Sep, 2.15pm
Wishlist

Authors of You Are Not Your Face and co-founders of girledworld, Madeleine Grummet and Edwina Kolomanski facilitate a youth-led discussion exploring the role of social media and se...