Melbourne Writers Festival

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Friday 25 August 2017 to Sunday 3 September 2017

VU is proud to sponsor of two excellent events at this year's Melbourne Writers Festival.

Whether you’re a reader of literature, news, graphic novels, film and TV reviews, or even memes, there’s definitely something for everyone who reads at MWF 2017.

VU sponsored events

Binge Culture

Saturday 26 August - 1pm

In the age of Netflix, TV shows are ready-made for bingeing. How has this changed screenwriting methods?

Reach for the popcorn with Megan Abbott (The Deuce), Brodie Lancaster (No Way! Okay, Fine) and Benjamin Law (The Family Law) as they explore the influence of viewer trends on television.

Supported by Victoria University

Film Essays

Saturday 2 September - 4pm

Discover the film essay genre with two leading artists.

Director and producer Santilla Chingaipe and writer–director John Hughes share their insights, passions and industry experience on telling documentary stories.

Supported by Victoria University

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25 August 2017, 9:00am to 3 September 2017, 5:30pm