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Australian Storytellers Festival Sunday 7 April - Thankyou!

Australian Storytellers Festival Sunday 7 April - Thankyou!

Posted 8 months ago by Webmaster

THANKYOU!  We'd like to say thanks to all of the lovely people who attended our 2nd Australian Storytellers Festival.  What a brilliant day we had!  We will be asking attendees and presenters for their feedback and we look forward to the possibility of hosting another Festival in 2020.

If you'd like to join our emailing list to keep informed please send your email to us at info@thelitcentre.org.au or follow us on Facebook or Instagram.

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Calling all Avid Young Readers and Writers!  - Work with top Australian YA Authors

Calling all Avid Young Readers and Writers! - Work with top Australian YA Authors

Posted 9 months 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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Perth Festival Writers Week Events at TLC 18-21 February 2019

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

Posted 10 months ago by Webmaster

We thoroughly enjoyed hosting four HUGE nights as part of the Perth Festival Writers Week 'Out & About' Program. It was great to see so many new faces and long-time supporters!  Stay in touch with upcoming events by finding us on Facebook or joining our mailing list on our website home page.

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We're thrilled to be part of the Perth Festival Writers Week in 2019.  For the ...

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Open Galleries 29 May, 4-8pm - See Shaun Tan’s 'Tales from the Inner City' art and more!

Open Galleries 29 May, 4-8pm - See Shaun Tan’s 'Tales from the Inner City' art and more!

Posted 10 months ago by Webmaster

FREE EVENT! We are excited to again open our doors to the public on Wednesday 29 May, 4pm to 8pm, to welcome new visitors and close friends.

$5 OFF ALL BOOKS in our bookshop during the event (excluding books already $5)

 

OPEN GALLERIES EVENING

Shaun Tan’s Tales from the Inner City Exhibition and Open Galleries

Wednesday 29 May, 4pm to 8pm

Gates open from 3.30pm.  

Don’t miss this opportunity to see 8 original paintings and support ...

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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 2 years 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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Celebrate Reading National Conference - Recap 2018 and Announcing 2019

Celebrate Reading National Conference - Recap 2018 and Announcing 2019

Posted 2 years 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 ...

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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 4 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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