For writers who ascribe to the practice of ‘method writing’, the ability to fully inhabit a character’s tastes, habits and personality can be creatively rewarding and exhilarating. But is the practice sustainable? What happens when method writing goes too far?
What good is art if you need a university degree to appreciate it? A community-focused street art festival in country Victoria not only brings colour and vibrancy to local streets, but prompts broader reflections on the ways we consume, value and bond over art.
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Entries are now open for the 2019 KYD Unpublished Manuscript Award! Shortlisted entrants receive a week-long KYD/Varuna Copyright Agency Fellowship, including intensive workshopping and mentorship from industry professionals, with the winner receiving a $4000 cash prize!