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2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference Line-up Announced!

2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference Line-up Announced!

Posted 2 months ago by Nicole Clarke

Experience two days of inspiration and insights into quality Australian Literature at our 'Celebrate Reading National Conference', held in Fremantle, Western Australia.   SEE FLYER HERE

In 2019, the focus will be on quality Australian children's literature.  The conference suits teachers, librarians, writers, illustrators and literature enthusiasts.

PRESENTING AUTHOR/ILLUSTRATOR LINE-UP:

Shaun Tan (VIC)

Felice Arena (VIC)

Ronojoy Ghosh ...

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Shaun Tan's 'Cicada' Exhibition, Open Galleries and Bookshop Sale

Shaun Tan's 'Cicada' Exhibition, Open Galleries and Bookshop Sale

Posted 6 months ago by Webmaster

We are excited to again open our doors to the public on Wednesday 21 November, 4pm to 8pm, to welcome new visitors and close friends.  

This term we're also making your early Christmas shopping or work gift buying easy with original and print artwork for sale. PLUS... $5 OFF ALL BOOKS in our bookshop during the event ( except books already marked $5 that is! ).  See flyer below:

TLC Event Flyer 21 November 2018

Shaun Tan’s CICADA ...

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Term 1 'TLC News' Out Now - It's going to be a HUGE term!

Term 1 'TLC News' Out Now - It's going to be a HUGE term!

Posted 7 months ago by Nicole Clarke

The Literature Centre's Term 1 Picture Book Exhibitions have been announced.  

Our TLC News brochure will be arriving in your inbox shortly or if you've missed it take a look HERE  

Remember, only a limited number of TLC News brochures will now be printed and posted to schools in WA but you can access them any time on this website.

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS - For enquiries about Literature Workshops at our Centre utilising carefully ...

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Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Posted 7 months ago by Webmaster

The Literature Centre's Term 4 Picture Book Exhibitions are delightful.  

Our TLC News brochure is out but if you've missed the email take a look HERE  

Remember, only a limited number of TLC News brochures will now be printed and posted to schools in WA but you can access them any time on our website or join our mailing list on the homepage.

 

LITERATURE WORKSHOPS - For enquiries about Literature Workshops at the Centre set within ...

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Celebrate Reading National Conference - Recap 2018 and Announcing 2019

Celebrate Reading National Conference - Recap 2018 and Announcing 2019

Posted 10 months ago by Nicole Clarke

2019 NOW LAUNCHED!  

SEE OUR PRESENTER LINE-UP ON OUR CONFERENCE FLYER HERE   

 

Following the success of our 2018 Conference, our focus for next year will be on quality Australian children's literature. The conference will suit teachers, librarians, writers, illustrators and literature enthusiasts. 

PRESENTING AUTHORS/ILLUSTRATORS: 

Shaun Tan (VIC), Stephen Michael King (NSW), Glenda Millard (VIC), Lisa Shanahan (NSW), Felice Arena ...

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Australian Storytellers Festival A Huge Success!

Australian Storytellers Festival A Huge Success!

Posted 11 months ago by Webmaster

THANK YOU TO ALL WHO ATTENDED OUR 25TH YEAR CELEBRATIONS! What a memorable term with 'Teacup' Performances in March, and in April our Industry Sundowner event and the Australian Storytellers Festival.  Huge crowds, heartwarming speeches and so much fun - our thanks!  

Our Australian Storytellers Festival will be back in 2019.  

Follow the email link to be included on our mailing list: info@thelitcentre.org.au

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The Sound of Picture Books - Unique Performances

The Sound of Picture Books - Unique Performances

Posted 2 years ago by Nicole Clarke

THANKYOU TO EVERYONE WHO ATTENDED THE SOUND OF PICTURE BOOKS IN 2018!  

FOR SCHOOLS.... We were delighted to host so many schools here at our Centre, and to be looked after superbly in 5 Perth and Bunbury schools. These innovative performances for school groups will return in September 2019, with our amazing authors, illustrator, composer and musicians.  

The picture books featured in The Sound of Picture Books 2019 school performances are ...

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Join our Student Writing Programme - Work with top Australian YA Authors

Join our Student Writing Programme - Work with top Australian YA Authors

Posted 3 years ago by Nicole Clarke

Calling all avid readers and writers Year 6 to Year 12!  Our Talented Young Writers' Programme (TYWP) is held each year with an impressive line-up of presenting authors.  We offer full day workshops for students Year 6 to Year 12 taking place each term in Fremantle at our Centre, and in BunburyBusselton, Albany and Geraldton in our host schools in these regional locations.

We are so proud of this programme, established for over 15 years ...

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Donate Today! - Become a 'Friend of the Literature Centre'

Donate Today! - Become a 'Friend of the Literature Centre'

Posted 3 years ago by Webmaster

By donating you become part of our Friends of The Literature Centre group.  Be part of something creative and unique in Australia. All donations over $2 are fully tax deductible and we are endorsed as a Deductible Gift Recipient and Tax Concession Charity.

Please see our Friends of The Literature Centre brochure and registration form (attached below) with payment options or simply email us with your donation details and preferred method of ...

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Pilbara Programme 2012-2017 supported by BHP.  New Partner Search Begins!

Pilbara Programme 2012-2017 supported by BHP. New Partner Search Begins!

Posted 3 years ago by Webmaster

From 2012 to 2017, students based in the regional communities of Hedland and Newman had greater access to literature and writing programmes thanks to The Literature Centre’s Principal Partnership with BHP.   Over the years, the partnership would grow to not only provide writing workshops with mainstream secondary and Graham Polly Farmer 'Follow the Dream' students, but also include Pilbara Book Weeks with visiting authors/illustrators in ...

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