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August 2019

Poetry Object at National Gallery of Australia

Fri 9th Aug 10:00 a.m. -
Mon 12th Aug 3:00 p.m.

National Gallery of Australia, Canberra

Poetry Object poet Jacqui Malins leads a series of special workshops for young people at the National Gallery of Australia, Canberra, including inspiration from Entang Wiharso's installation piece Temple of hope: Door to Nirvana.

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Poetry Object at NZ National Poetry Day

Mon 19th Aug 10:00 a.m. -
Fri 23rd Aug 3:00 p.m.

On-site at participating schools, Auckland

Poetry Object poet Zech Soakai leads a series of special workshops for young people in Auckland (Aotearoa New Zealand) for National Poetry Day.

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Youth Unlocked workshop at Green Square School

Mon 19th Aug 9:00 a.m. -
Mon 19th Aug 5:00 p.m.

On 19 August 2019, poet David Stavanger visits Green Square School to explore placemaking, connection to community, and stories of growing up. 

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Poetry in First Languages at QLD Poetry Festival

Sat 24th Aug 3:30 p.m. -
 4:30 p.m.

At Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts

This conversation explores the loss, love and preservation of First Languages in poetry. Join First Nations writers and editors, including Ellen Van Neerven, Kirli Saunders (pictured) and Melanie Mununggurr-WilliamsPresented in partnership with QPF.

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Poetry Object at Powerhouse Museum

Tue 27th Aug  -
 

At Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, various times

Poetry Object poets lead a series of special workshops for young people at the Powerhouse Museum, exploring creative and interpretive writing with a STEM focus in a museological framework, and including inspiration from Wilhelmina Jurd's wax cow models.  Secure your school's spot in this workshop. 

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Video conference poetry workshop

Fri 30th Aug  -
 

Accessible from any location, various times

Join Red Room Poetry guest poets and MAAS Curator Campbell Bickerstaff direct from our video conference studio to explore creative and interpretive writing inspired by the Museum collection and special Poetry Object objects of your own.

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September 2019

Poetry Object at Powerhouse Museum

Tue 3rd Sep  -
 

At Powerhouse Museum, Sydney, various times

Poetry Object poets lead a series of special workshops for young people at the Powerhouse Museum, exploring creative and interpretive writing with a STEM focus in a museological framework, and including inspiration from Wilhelmina Jurd's wax cow models.  Secure your school's spot in this workshop. 

Book this workshop> 

Learn about Poetry Object>

Video conference poetry workshop

Fri 6th Sep  -
 

Accessible from any location, various times

Join Red Room Poetry guest poets and MAAS Curator Campbell Bickerstaff direct from our video conference studio to explore creative and interpretive writing inspired by the Museum collection and special Poetry Object objects of your own.

Book this workshop> 

Learn about Poetry Object>