Free for SWW Members and Non Members!
Conducted via Zoom – Meeting details will be sent by email to all who Register
Speakers Event - Wednesday 13 May, 2020 AND Workshop Event - Wednesday 20 May, 2020
These two May events are free of charge but you must book for May 13, and May 20 separately through trybooking – see links below
Speakers Event - Wednesday 13 May, 2020
Workshop Event - Wednesday 20 May, 2020
This will facilitate your joining the Member Newsbites and Keynote and subsequent Workshop. On the day of each session you will be emailed and invited to join the meeting.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER 13 May 1.00pm – 1.40pm - Jan Latta: Adventures in the Wild
Jan Latta is an author, wildlife photographer, and publisher of eighteen True to Life Books, educating children about endangered animals. To create her books she travelled to China, Costa Rica, Uganda, Borneo, India, Sri Lanka, and eleven times to Africa. Jan will talk about her close encounter with a mountain gorilla in Rwanda and how that changed her life and her career. She will discuss the challenges of creating the books and how sheconquered her fear with wild animals.
Wednesday 13 May 12:40pm - 1:00pm - MEMBER NEWSBITES
Five members have the opportunity to virtually share their writing news in 3 minutes. If you wish to tell us about your news, please register by emailing email@example.com
The first five to be received will be our speakers.
VIRTUAL WORKSHOP 20 May 10am - 11.30am - Libby Hathorn: Write with Flow! Through Poetry to Better Prose.
Libby will engage with writers in a few short expressive exercises through poetry leading to fuller and more expressive prose writing. Libby Hathorn is doing something magical and positive with poetry for kids under lockdown. You will find a series on poetry on Libby Hathorn’s Facebook page called Perfect Poetry a series of 6 x 10 minute sessions for parents and kids alike. Some of the topics covered are the Five Senses, The Magic of Metaphor and the Power of Abstract Nouns! Her books can be purchased through Hachette Australia Children’s or Woollahra Bookshop firstname.lastname@example.org
Please log on to Zoom using instructions provided when you book through trybooking.
BOOK HERE - trybooking: https://www.trybooking.com/BJKAL
Workshop Co-ordinator: Pippa Kay