Publisher Wild Dog Books at Geelong’s Word For Word Non-Fiction Festival

Geelong’s Word for Word Non-Fiction Festival is Australia’s only national literary event focused on non-fiction writing and ideas. ┬áLife, Changing is the 2020 festival theme. This year, because of COVID 19, the festival is online, which means no matter where you are in Australia, or even overseas, you can take part. This thought-provoking and challenging

As part of the festival Wild Dog Books Publishing Director, Maryann Ballantyne and First Nations cultural awareness educator and Arranyinha Director, Marsha Uppill will present Unconcious Bias and Cultural Respect in Non-Fiction. This informative and challenging workshop runs for three hours on Friday November 20. It will cover cultural appropriation, privilege, how to approach both in writing and so much more. We love Marsha’s statement ‘our cultural journey begins with an awareness of what you don’t know.’

Whether you write fiction or non-fiction this is a workshop for every writer. Two experts in their field sharing their experiences and knowledge. What could be better?

Join Maryann and Marsha for Unconcious Bias and Cultural Respect in Non-Fiction, Friday November 20, 2 till 5pm.