BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-// Event 156//EN UID:2014052405000003937 BEGIN:VEVENT SUMMARY: New Worlds: Digital Storytelling LOCATION: Pier 2/3 Club Stage, Pier 2/3, Hickson Road, Walsh Bay DESCRIPTION: Publishing isn’t what it used to be. For our panellists, the digital revolution has truly enriched the possibilities of writing and connecting to an audience. Cornelia Funke, renowned author of the Inkheart and MirrorWorld series has moved into app development. Digital producer Kavita Bedford has created Mapping Frictions as a digital storytelling project. Melbourne-based writer Connor Tomas O’Brien has directed a writers’ festival that took place solely online. Poet, playwright and performer Inua Ellams is an avid Twitter user even teaching poetry workshops via the online platform. They talk to Neil James about how the digital world has benefited their writing.nnSupported by The Plain English Foundation.\n\n\n\nParticipants: Cornelia Funke, Kavita Bedford, Inua Ellams, Connor Tomas O’Brien, Neil James (facilitator)\nCost: $20/$14 \nBookings: 9250 1988,\nDisabled Access: Yes\nHearing Loop : No DTSTAMP:20140524T050000Z DTSTART:20140524T050000Z DTEND:20140524T060000Z END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR