Category: News

Q&A with Ben Walter

Ben Walter’s debut collection of short fiction, What Fear Was, is a brilliant, poignant, funny and utterly original collection that belongs on every Tasmanian’s bookshelf. Arianne was lucky enough to spend some time talking to Ben about his ideas for this book, his writing process and more. Do you have any particular rituals you like […]

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Writers Honoured by City of Hobart

TasWriters was delighted to have been able to support and participate in a recent reception at the Hobart Town Hall, hosted by the City of Hobart Council and Lord Mayor Anna Reynolds. Held on the 2nd of December, the event honoured the achievements of Tasmanian writers over the previous 12 months – they form an […]

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Festival Photos

Thank you to everyone who helped make the 2021 Hobart Writers Festival a success. We loved it, and we hope you did too. The pictures taken by Festival Photographer, Jillian Mundy, certainly suggest that good times were had. There are lots and lots of great photos – managing them is a big job (we’d love […]

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Volunteers Wanted

TasWriters loves volunteers! We are seeking passionate, practical, inspired, or simply helpful people to assist us with tasks such as admin duties, answering the phone, writing content for our website and newsletters, managing our images, organising events, fundraising, and lots, lots more. In fact, you can probably tell us what we might need you for. […]

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