Everything’s F*cked: It’s the End of the World

Everything’s F*cked: It’s the End of the World

Four poets look at the apocalypse through a poetic lens, what is the end of world? We all have events, moments in time that signify the end of the world as we know it. The apocalypse may not be Mad Max style escapades, the end of the world might just be a whimper, a...
Exploring the Self Through Tangential Metaphor

Exploring the Self Through Tangential Metaphor

Are you a star? Or a satellite? Leave identity politics and proper nouns at the door to follow your pen through the nit-picky, unnameable facets of self in this step-by-step workshop by four-time Australian poetry slam finalist Andi Stewart. Armed with a mountain of...
International Haiku Death Match Championship

International Haiku Death Match Championship

You me? Saturday morning in the 8CCC Carpark to battle it out for the title of International Haiku Death Match Champion. All haiku to stick to the 17 syllable (5-7-5) format, this death match will be broadcast live on 8CCC. Open to everyone so get writing those haiku...
Oscillations

Oscillations

Join us in the courtyard, rug up in a comfy chair and enjoy the rhythmic pairings of poets and experimental synth. We’ve partnered up poets with synth artists to create cascading soundscapes with the haunting poetic delivery of our poets. This unique event will take...
Agapi & Other Kinds of Love

Agapi & Other Kinds of Love

Based on Plato’s The Symposium, Agapi & Other Kinds of Love is a Modern Hip-hop Opera embedded in the Ancient Greek storytelling tradition. Greek-Australian poet and rap artist Luka Lesson’s reputation as one of Australia’s best storytellers shines as he takes us...