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Watch this space: we're looking forward to a magnificent 2021 program, and we can't wait to share it with all of you!

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2020’s outbreak of COVID-19 has meant many of us have been forced into an extended period of being ‘at home’. Well-Known Corners asks a group of international and Australian poets to respond to this concept of ‘home’ during this time. Is it a period of mourning, of endurance, of restraint? Or is it a chance to chart the familiar, the forgotten – to re-establish connections with the self and others in our immediate circle? Are there routines to follow, objects to ponder, new discoveries to be made?

 

Through the rest of 2020, we'll be posting videos of the poets' responses.

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 2021 workshop schedule to be announced 

 Information will be posted here when available 

A new series of the Poetry on the Move podcast features panels and discussions from past and present Poetry on the Move festivals.

Now in it's fifth year, Poetry on the Move is a podcast on contemporary poetry and poetics from IPSI, the International Poetry Studies Institute. It includes interviews and readings of contemporary poetry and panel discussions from the Poetry on the Move Festival.

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