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The Sound of Picture Books - Unique Performances

The Sound of Picture Books - Unique Performances

Posted 13 days ago by Webmaster

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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Perth Festival Writers Week Events at TLC 18-21 February 2019

Perth Festival Writers Week Events at TLC 18-21 February 2019

Posted 13 days ago by Webmaster

We're thrilled to be part of the Perth Festival Writers Week in 2019.  For the first time, we're hosting four FREE 'OUT & ABOUT' AUTHOR EVENTS.  Read all about them in the Writers Week program HERE.

Although these events are FREE, attendees MUST BOOK seats via the Perth Festival website by searching for your favourite author and following the links.

We suggest you book now as space is limited.  Which evening will you choose to attend? ...

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We're Hiring!  Administration Officer at TLC

We're Hiring! Administration Officer at TLC

Posted 27 days ago by Webmaster

** Such a privilege to have so many interesting applications for our part-time Administration Officer position.  A big thank you to all who applied.  We look forward to announcing the successful applicant. **

 

Job Title: Administration Officer

Organisation: The Literature Centre, Fremantle

Wages: Gross salary $55,000 pro rata

Hours: 0.6 - 0.8 FTE, Wednesday to Friday or Tuesday to Friday, 8.00am to 4.30pm

Commencement: week commencing 4 ...

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2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference Line-up Announced!

2019 Celebrate Reading National Conference Line-up Announced!

Posted 3 months ago by Webmaster

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 (NSW)

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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 7 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 Exhibition ...

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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 8 months ago by Webmaster

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 curated ...

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Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Term 4 TLC News - Picture Book Exhibitions

Posted 8 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 12 months ago by Webmaster

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 (VIC), ...

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Australian Storytellers Festival A Huge Success!

Australian Storytellers Festival A Huge Success!

Posted 12 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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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 Webmaster

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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