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Poetry Object 2014 on ABC Radio National
17th February 2015
Tune in to ABC Radio National today for a special chance to hear a selection of the winning and highly commended poems from the Poetry Object read by the student poets and feedback from judge Scott-Patrick Mitchell.
Poetry Object feature on 'Earshot'
ABC Radio National
Wednesday 18 February - 11am
What is Poetry Object?
Red Room Poetry Object is a free national poetry-writing competition for students in Years 3-10. Created by The Red Room Company, the project invites young writers and their teachers to submit poems about objects that are special to them.
ABC Radio National
The Red Room Company on Weekend Arts
6th December 2014
Red Room Poetry Object was a feature on Weekend Arts over the weekend, with our own Dr Tamryn Bennett interviewed alongside Poetry Object judge Scott Patrick-Mitchell. Tune in here.....
Weekend Arts, Radio National
Zohab Zee Khan Interview
5th December 2014
Slam poet Champ in Residence
26th November 2014
Erin Sommerville from the Albury Wodonga Star recently visited Xavier College in Albury to talk with poet in residence Zohab Zee Khan, who was working with students on The Red Room Companys digital resource, The Disappearing. Read her article here.
Albury Wodonga Star
4th November 2014
The Campbelltown / Macarthur Advertiser joined The Red Room Company, ABCN and Genworth at Leumeah High School for the launch of the Finding Home poetry anthology. Read all the details here.
Poetry Object at Casula Powerhouse
27th August 2014
Anna Hitchings from The Liverpool Leader wrote a small piece about our recent Poetry Object workshops featuring poet L-FRESH The Lion and illustrators Chewie Chan and Leigh Rigozzi at Casula Powerhouse. Read the article here.
Poetry Object on Radio National
23rd June 2014
Life Matters on Radio National featured a segment on poetry in education. Featuring the launch of the Radio National parnership for The Poetry Object and a discussion about poetry in education with Tamryn Bennett, Darcy Moore and L-FRESH the LION.
Life Matters on Radio National
Parkour Poet at work
17th June 2014
Adam Vidler from the Canterbury Bankstown Express covered our workshop at Canterbury Boys High School featuring poet Tim Sinclair.
Canterbury Bankstown Express
SMH at Dapto High School
25th February 2014
The SMH sent Education Reporter Amy McNeilage to attend our poetry workshop at Dapto High School featuring slam poet champion Zohab Zee Khan. As a result of her article the school received a donation to fund Red Room Company workshops at the school for the remainder of 2014!
Luka Lesson at Macquarie Fields High School
19th February 2014
The Macarthur Advertiser sent a journalist and photographer to cover our workshop at Macquarie Fields High School with Luka Lesson.
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