Search Website
Close Search Pane
Toggle Menu

5th April 2018

Sydney Writers' Festival Program: Poetry Edition 2018

By Kristy Wan

Image of Sydney Writers' Festival Program: Poetry Edition 2018

We've taken some of the work out for you to find all the great poetry events at the 2018 Sydney Writers' Festival.

There's an amazing mix of free and paid events, so it's now up to you to make the hard decisions on the busiest literary weekend of May! Happy browsing!

See the full program

 

Thursday 3 May

Friday 4 May

  • 9.00am – 10.00am (Art Gallery of NSW)
    Poetic Threads: The Lady And The Unicorn
    Book tickets
  • 11.30am – 12.30pm (Seymour Centre)
    Omar Musa: Millefiori
    Book tickets
  • 3.00pm – 4.00pm (Seymour Center)
    Poetry in Motion: Live Performances
    Book tickets
  • 4.30pm – 5.30pm (Carriageworks)
    Australian Idols: Writers on Writers
    Free – No booking required
  • 6.00pm – 7.00pm (Carriageworks)
    Eileen Myles: To Dig a Hole in Eternity
    Book tickets

Saturday 5 May

Sunday 6 May

  • 9.00am – 10.00am (Art Gallery of NSW)
    Poetic Threads: The Lady And The Unicorn
    Book tickets
  • 11.30am – 12.30pm (Carriageworks)
    Cleo Wade: Heart Talk
    Book tickets
  • 1.30pm – 2.10pm (Carriageworks)
    Eileen Myles: Straight Expectations
    Free – No booking required
  • 4.30pm – 5.30pm (Carriageworks)
    Emily Wilson: Translating the Odyssey
    Book tickets