Saturday, November 1, 2014

Queensland Script House

District 5 - the original and the best
Last month, I inhaled the Mighty Ducks trilogy. It was fabulous – full of 90's sport clichés and cheesy goodness. My taste in film notwithstanding, it got me thinking about the narrative differences between the written word and the visual.

Monday, September 29, 2014

Conflux10 schedule

This long weekend I'll be packing my bags and hightailing it to Conflux10. Conflux is a speculative fiction convention held in Canberra every year, and I'll be appearing at the following events:

Friday, August 29, 2014

I'm in the paper! : aka food narratives

In September, I'll be hosting a Food Styling and Photography workshop at Carindale Library as part Food Tales project. And we're featured in The Courier Mail talking about food porn and food narratives.

Some regional favourites from the Majestic Café
A joint initiative of Queensland Writers Centre and the State Library of Queensland, Food Tales celebrates the many traditions, cultures, and memories contained within recipes and the narrative of food. It was a really cool project to work on. In my two years managing the touring program I had the opportunity to work with some amazing food writers and cooks, and visit some of the most extraordinary areas of regional Queensland - and eat a hell of alot of tasty, tasty noms.

Friday, May 30, 2014

NatCon 2014 - Continuum X: Carnival of Lost Souls

The June long weekend brings the 53rd Australian National Science Fiction Convention. Continuum is a speculative fiction convention held in Melbourne every year, and this plays host to NatCon - four days of awesome specfic exploration with creative and profressional leaders. I'll be appearing at the following events: