Category: News

An interview between Hobart writer Leigh Swinbourne and actor Robert Maxwell

The Winter’s Tale                                     Blue Cow Theatre, TMAG, 13th to 28th May. Covid shut down the theatres and sacked the actors and technicians. The Arts have always had a tough run in this country so artists have always had to learn resilience. Still keeping in mind the shattered careers and companies and the Morrison government’s […]

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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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