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#GivingTuesdayNow is a global response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19.
You know we love stories. Today, as we head into our final week of fundraising for our Creative Partnerships Australia Plus 1 campaign, we thought we’d tell you ours.
These poems are about places that are very special to me. In the recent weeks, I have been reflecting on the many streets I have wandered. I thought a lot about being the same person in different places, or a different person in the same place.
Karen Escobar moved to Australia from Columbia when she was nine. She is in her final year of her Law/Arts (Journalism) Degree at Notre Dame University and is the events coordinator for PEN Perth.
Reaching out from homes to each other. Bringing a sense of joy and inspiration through poetry.
SFF Collective facilitator and past recipient of the Centre for Stories Inclusion Matters Hot Desk Fellowship, Prema Arasu, brings you a list of suggested books to read during quarantine.
LIMINAL and Centre for Stories bring you a print journal of interviews with Perth artists, writers, and thinkers. Available now to purchase.
Hosted by Vuma Phiri and Gisele Ishimwe, the AfroHeritage Book Club is a response to the single narrative that continues to limit Africa to dangerous and insulting stereotypes.
A message from the Centre for Stories in response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19)
Raf Gonzalez is a short story and script writer, a lover of film and video games. Raf shares his intentions for 2020 and his experience, so far, with his mentor Brooke Dunnell.
Erni Aladjai has recently completed her writing residency at the Centre for Stories as part of Lintas Laut, an exchange of writers between Western Australia and Eastern Indonesia.
Maya-Rose is a writer and storyteller. Maya's involvement with the Centre for Stories first began with her involvement in the Saga Sisterhood project where she developed a story called 'Eat Pray Work'.
Holden Sheppard has a blue mohawk and a blue steel gaze. He stands in front of a wall covered in street art.
Sep
29
In this interactive workshop, award-winning Young Adult author Holden Sheppard will explore the nuances of writing full-length works of fiction in the YA category. Book Online
Sep
29
Poetry Workshop is a safe and dynamic space where you can craft your poetry and offer feedback to other poets. Hosted by Siobhan Hodge. Book Online
An illustration of a masculine person wearing funky pin-stripe pants and reading a book.
Sep
30
Readings that disrupt and challenge the status quo, and provide new perspectives. Book Online
Illustration of Sophie McNeill
Oct
1
Join PEN Perth and the State Library of Western Australia for a lecture and discussion with acclaimed journalist Sophie McNeill. Sophie will speak about the barriers to political justice despite… Book Online
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