Archive for January, 2014

Global Express is looking for young contributers…

global-front-300x213Express Media (the people behind VOICEWORKS magazine for young writers) are looking for up to 15 young people aged 12 – 29 years who have a migrant or refugee background to be part of an exciting creative expression and writing workshop series in the Melbourne CBD.

Workshops will be held fortnightly between February and May 2014.
Workshops will be at The Wheeler Centre on Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne.
All workshops are free!!
Write and create and/or perform original works.
You get paid $100 for your final submission piece and it will also be published.
All published pieces will be launched in mid-2014.
If you have stories to tell and something to express they want to hear from you!
These workshops will be Auslan-interpreted and wheelchair-accessible.
To enquire or apply contact them on:
p. (03) 9094 7891 or
When applying make sure to include:
Your name, age, address, languages spoken at home
A bit about why you want to be a part of these workshops and what you would like to get out of them/learn
A sample of your work (Stories, lyrics, poetry etc)
Applications close Friday January 31, 2014.
This project is a partnership between CMY (Centre for Multicultural Youth), Express Media and Banyule City Council with the support of the Australia Council for the Arts through the Community Partnerships Board and Arts Victoria through the Community Partnerships initiative.