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FWF has a new home at Queen Victoria Women’s Centre

FWF has a new home at Queen Victoria Women’s Centre

FWF is delighted to announce we are making ourselves comfortable at the iconic QVWC - as our home base, and venue for our next festival in November 2020. According to FWF Chair Foong Ling Kong: ‘The Queen Victoria Women’s Centre has generously supported FWF since its...

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Love comms, feminism and volunteering?

Love comms, feminism and volunteering?

We’re currently looking for a volunteer Communications Coordinator. This is a volunteer position, estimated at up to five hours per week, from August 2019 for an initial period of six months, with the option to continue for another six months. The Communications...

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Subsidies Now Open!

Subsidies Now Open!

Located outside of Sydney or just need assistance to attend FWF18? We're here to help. From today, our FWF18 Sydney Subsidy Program is open. FWF encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, people of colour and applicants from all cultural backgrounds, as well as...

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FWF18 Vic Subsidies

FWF18 Vic Subsidies

The FWF2018 Victoria program is now live. Tickets are flying out the door, but we want to make sure feminists outside of Melbourne CBD can attend – so we’re launching our regional subsidies program. We’re offering 10 subsidies of $100 each to cover regional travel, as...

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New FWF faces

New FWF faces

For our first FWF Q&A of 2018, we're excited to have the new members of our team in the hot seat. Lara Shprem – General Manager What does feminism mean to you? On a very basic level, feminism to me means the freedom of having greater opportunities than the women...

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FWF’s Best Books of 2017

FWF’s Best Books of 2017

We've enjoyed so many books this year, and we wanted to share some of our feminist favourites for you to add to your summer reading pile. Enjoy these recommendations from some of the amazing artists who made this year's Feminist Writers Festival events so special, and...

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Work with us!

Work with us!

We’re currently hiring a part-time General Manager. This is a pivotal role responsible for managing the delivery of Feminist Writers Festival programs throughout 2018. You will work closely with the FWF chairs, as well as the management team and volunteers, and will...

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Victorian Government Funding announced for FWF 2018

Victorian Government Funding announced for FWF 2018

We are thrilled to announce funding from the Victorian Government’s Office of Prevention and Women’s Equality for the 2018 Feminist Writers Festival. Awarding the funding, Minister for Women Natalie Hutchins said: “Festivals like this contribute to a greater dialogue...

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