ONLINE WORKSHOP: Finding and Writing Yourself

Portrait of Nevo Zisin
17 October 2020 - 10:00 to 4:00 PM
Nevo ZIsin
To write your story is to find yourself both as a writer and as a character. This workshop will explore theories, practices, and hands-on examples of how to access your story, find your voice, and care for both your authorial and character self through the process. Workshop facilitator Nevo will share their own lived experience as well as tips, tricks, and traps from other writers to help you explore the power of writing yourself into existence, resistance through memoir, and the importance of representing yourself as authentically as possible.

This workshop will be presented online. Detailed instructions for participation will be provided.

Included in this course:

  • 2.5 hours of information, education, industry insider advice, tricks and tips
  • Writing exercises to help hone your craft and reinforce your new skills
  • Interactive webinars with space for questions, clarifications, and skills extension
  • Personalised feedback from Nevo up to 500 words

About Nevo Zisin

Nevo Zisin is a queer, Jewish, non-binary writer, performer, activist and public speaker based in Naarm/ Birraranga / Melbourne. They run workshops in schools and professional developments in workplaces around transgender identity. They are the author of ‘Finding Nevo’, a memoir on gender transition and a contributor to Kindred: A Queer Australian Young Adult Anthology. They are also part of Gender Euphoria - Australia's largest all trans & gender diverse show on a main stage.

If you’re purchasing a full price workshop at $215, consider a full price one-year membership ($75) plus member-priced workshop ($155) will cost just $230 and give you discounts on all our services plus six free copies of ‘The Victorian Writer’ magazine.


And if you have a concession card, a one-year membership ($55) plus member-concession workshop ($135) will cost you only $190.


Phone: 90947895
Concession $ 135.00
Member $ 155.00
Non-member $ 215.00
Donation $ 0.00

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