VU embraces Willy Lit Fest

Victoria University (VU) is proud to be a major sponsor of the 2014 Williamstown Literary Festival, with more representatives of the VU community participating than ever before.

Now in its 11th year, this weekend’s ‘Willy Lit Fest’ is the premier literary festival in Melbourne’s west.

Many VU writing and arts lecturers are featured  presenters at this year’s festival.

Saturday 31 May

  • Coming of Age in Australia, featuring VU Lecturer Catherine Balmer
    Saturday 31 May, 10.30am - 11.30am, $15 full, $12 concession
  • The Garret or the Writing Group, featuring VU Lecturers Lucia Nardo & Sherryl Clark
    Saturday 31 May, 12.30pm - 1.30pm, $15 full, $12 concession
  • The Author and the Bookshop, featuring VU Teacher Michael Kitson
    Saturday 31 May, 1.45pm - 2.15pm, $5
  • Stereo Stories Volume 1, featuring VU Lecturer Lucia Nardo
    Saturday 31 May, 2.30pm - 3.30pm, $15 full, $12 concession
  • Why Use Social Media for Book Marketing?, featuring VU Lecturer Sherryl Clark
    Saturday 31 Mary, 2.45pm - 3.15pm, $5

Sunday 1 June

  • Author Talk: Jungle Warriors, featuring VU Lecturer Adrian Threlfall
    Sunday 1 June, 9.00am - 10.00am, $15 full, $12 concession
  • The Forgotten Rebels of Eureka, featuring VU's Professor Robert Pascoe
    Sunday 1 June 10.30am - 11.30am, $25 full, $22 concession 
  • Australian Stories, chaired by VU Lecturer Sherryl Clark
    Sunday 1 June, 12.00pm - 1.00pm, $15 full, $12 concession
  • The Changing World of Publishing, featuring VU Lecturers Sherryl Clark & Ian Syson, and VU student Kim Cook
    Sunday 1 June, 2.30pm - 3.30pm, $15 full, $12 concession
  • Creativity in the Shadows, featuring VU Lecturer Rose Lucas
    Sunday 1 June, 4.00pm - 5.00pm, $15 full, $12 concession

See the full festival program on the Willy Lit Fest website.

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