From an email from Liz Winfield:Some more events:
1 August Sunday 3-5pm Republic Readings ? Poetry & prose readings by Terry Whitebeach 3.15pm the Tasmanian launch, by Tim Thorne, of Bantam, a novel for young adults which was written on the phone between Alice Springs and Cygnet by Terry W and her son Michael Brown. All welcome.
1 August 2PM Fullers Bookshop, Launceston, Myer Fredman and ?The Drama of Opera?.
1 August closing date for individuals in Arts Tas Progs see www.arts.tas.gov.au or ph 6233 7308
13 August 7:30PM FAW Meeting, Friends? Meeting House, guests welcome. Philomena van Rijswijk mini-writing workshop. Gold coin donation.
27 August Friday 12:30 - 1:30pm at Women Tasmania, Philomena van Rijwsijk?s workshop.
5 September Republic Readings National Poetry Week Celebrations 3-5PM Republic Bar & Café, 299 Elizabeth St. (visit http://www.poetsunion.com/) Bob Broughton will launch The Republic Readings #8 guest editor Peter Macrow, launch of The Poets? Republic #7, music from Masala with Karen Knight performing haiku + The Hobart Poetry Pot (1-min limit, loudest audience response = winner)
*Reflections of Tasmania
9-17 July presented by Arts Tas & Uni (free events)
TWC workshops :
18 July ELSPETH SANDYS workshop
15 August UK poet, CLIFF FORSHAW
12 September Canadian author, KEN McGOOGAN; 26 September the 2004 Hobart City Writer in Residence, PETER BAKOWSKI;
3 October Launceston, Judith Beveridge;
21 November ARABELLA EDGE;
28 November DEBORAH WESTBURY.
5 December Jennifer Lee.