In an unexpected collaboration local poet Nandi Chinna will team up with a Dutch robot for the 2015 Fremantle Street Arts Festival. SKRYF, which is the brainchild of Eindhoven artist Gijs van Bon, will creep around the Fremantle Town Hall leaving a trail of Chinna’s poetry created from piles of sand.
On April 29, bestselling Perth author Liz Byrski unveiled her latest memoir, In Love and War: nursing heroes. Powerful and personal, In Love and War explores the lives of nurses working in a small Sussex town in the wake of the Battle of Britain.
The Rosalie Writers Festival will return for its sixth year, running over three days from 19 to 21 May. The festival, which is run by Rosalie Primary School in Perth, aims to encourage young children to read and write. We asked organiser Mary Sharp what her top tips for running a successful in-school event were.