New Territory Blog

Posted on December 18, 2018 by ACT Writers Centre

The art of friendship

By Amy Walters New Territory blogger, Amy, reflects on the impact of ‘Friends’ societies and organisations in supporting our arts institutions, and the significant role they have already played in shaping Canberra’s civic ‘artscape’. When I was leaving school and professed my intention to study a Bachelor of Arts, my teachers and some extended family […]

Posted on December 5, 2018 by ACT Writers Centre

Distilling life into story

By Amy Walters In September Amy attended the 2018 Seymour Biography Lecture at the National Library. Richard Fidler, host of Conversations on ABC Radio, gave the lecture and focused on the challenge of distilling a life into a narrative arc. When I was ten, I started writing my autobiography. Soon afterwards, I gave up because […]