An online carnival dedicated to what happens when technology and the written word collide.
In February, the Digital Writers' Festival team is rounding up several dozen of the world's best writers, readers, and publishing types for a series of live-streamed online discussions about the future of all things bookish.
All digital events will be livestreamed at digitalwritersfestival.com.
Times are in Australian Eastern Daylight Time.
Legend:Bookclub Panel Project Launches & Performances Workshop
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New Games Criticism1:00 pm - 2:00 pm:
Crowdsourcing Translation: Bridges Across the Multilingual Web3:00 pm - 4:00 pm:
How To Do Digital Journalism: Breaking News vs. Getting It Right4:00 pm - 5:00 pm:
DWF/KYD Book Club: Luke Carman’s An Elegant Young Man6:00 pm - 7:00 pm:
In Conversation: Writeability and the Deaf Arts Network
An interactive map, hosted on the DWF website during the festival, showcasing the work of Australia's best emerging writers. We are inviting Australian writers of all ages to submit short written works for the map. Entries will go into the draw to win a trip to Melbourne for the Emerging Writers' Festival in May 2014.
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The Emerging Writer In Print
The Emerging Writer 2013ed. – 10% discount during the Digital Writers’ Festival
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