You will learn:
The vitality of observational work when writing place
The craft of sketching with words and an exercise technique
An understanding of place/landscape as a character rather than a characteristic in writing
The relationship between self and place in writing
Skills for continuing to practice writing in the non-fiction genre
About Tony Birch
Tony Birch is the author of three novels: the bestselling The White Girl, winner of the 2020 NSW Premier’s Award for Indigenous Writing, and shortlisted for the 2020 Miles Franklin literary prize; Ghost River, winner of the 2016 Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for Indigenous Writing; and Blood, which was shortlisted for the Miles Franklin Award. He is also the author of Shadowboxing and three short story collections, Father’s Day, The Promise and Common People. In 2017 he was awarded the Patrick White Literary Award for his contribution to Australian literature. He is also an activist, historian and essayist. www.tony-birch.com
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