2018 Gold Coast

DATES: 5-7 December, 2018 VENUE: Griffith University, Gold Coast, Australia. THEME: 'Dreams, Ecology, Integrity: Creative Writing in the 21st Century' The 11th annual Asia Pacific Writers and Translators event Dreams, Ecology and Integrity: Creative Writing in the...

Bali Wrap Up!

Thank you to those who made our 10th annual gathering in Bali so special. This year we had over two hundred attendees from over twenty-three countries from around the world, including a large number of local participants.  Over three days between 22nd to the 24th of...

Bali Information and Program

Bali Program: Here is the full Bali program. Click here to view/download.   About the venue: This year's APWT event will be hosted by the Ganesha University of Education also known as Universitas Pendidikan Ganesha. Established in 1955, it is a state institution...

Registration Bali

Photo Credit: David Metcalf Registration   - Existing Members - Access to the three-day program including US$160 fee + US$15 catering  - Non- Members/ New Members - Access to the three-day program including US$160 fee + $35 Membership fee + US$15 catering In a special...

Books Launched

A Girl's Guide to the Islands Suzanne Kamata Published by Gemmedia The American writer Suzanne Kamata had lived in Japan for more than half of her life, yet she had never explored the small nearby islands of the Inland Sea. The islands, first made famous by Donald...

Workshops

Parents, Place, Presence, Poem, with Tim Tomlinson Parents, Place, Presence, Poem, with Tim Tomlinson  Former US Poet Laureate Ted Kooser talks about the poet’s presence in a poem: in the reader’s experience, how felt is the poem’s author? In Anne Sexton’s “Walking in...