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Posted: Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Call for submissions: Growing Up Disabled in Australia

'Growing Up Disabled in Australia, Call for submissions' is written over a background of colourful shapes.

A new anthology is open for submissions from all writers in Australia who identify as disabled, deaf, Deaf or chronically ill (under the social model of disability).  This will be edited by blogger and appearance activist Carly Findlay. The collection will feature non-fiction pieces that deal with any aspect of growing up chronically ill,...

Posted: Tuesday 15 January, 2019

Hall of Possibility: Slingsby’s Artist in Residence Program

Slingsby’s Hall of Possibility. A hall with a wooden floor and panelled roof and an orange stage.

Slingsby will be offering two six-month Artist in Residence opportunities in 2019. You now have the chance to apply for the second residency. Slingsby seeks to give artists the time and space to develop their practice alongside the development of a project or a series of projects. This approach mirrors...

Posted: Wednesday 9 January, 2019

My experiences of an Australia Council International Residency

Dance and movement artist Matt Shilcock

Disabled dance and movement artist Matthew Shilcock  received an Australia Council International Residency in Finland in 2017. He has shared his experiences about his residency below. My name is Matt Shilcock and I'm an Adelaide based dance and movement artist. Living with Osteogenesis Imperfecta, or brittle bones; my practice focuses on...