Australian Love Stories at Williamstown Literary Festival – Saturday 13 June 2015

Posted by on May 8, 2015 in Events, News, News & Events | No Comments

Inkerman & Blunt and the Willy Lit Fest invite you to a morning of velvety love readings, featuring Australian Love Stories writers Susan Pyke, Alexis Drevikovsky and Claire Varley. Prepare for lust, obsession, betrayal and more… Australian Love Stories edited by Cate Kennedy features stories from award winning writers Bruce Pascoe, Jon Bauer, David Francis, Carmel […]

Writers Festivals

Posted by on Mar 23, 2015 in News, News & Events | No Comments

Donna Ward: “It was great to be back in my home town to talk about books and ideas with so many of my old friends, and new people who I met along the way. I had great conversations about publishing and creating anthologies with people like Jane Pearson from Text Publishing, Caroline Wood from Margaret […]

Writers Victoria Workshop – Getting Published 101 with Donna Ward

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in Events, News & Events | No Comments

Join Inkerman & Blunt Publisher, Donna Ward, at Writer’s Victoria as part of  The Wheeler Centre Anniversary Series for Getting Published 101. Friday 27 February 2015, 2:00PM – 5:00PM. The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne. Getting Published 101 is for those who have a manuscript they want to get out in the world. […]

The Velvet Love Tour @ Reader’s Feast Bookstore

Posted by on Dec 16, 2014 in Events, News & Events | No Comments

Inkerman & Blunt and Reader’s Feast Bookstore invite you to an evening of love readings hosted by Donna Ward with velvety love readings from Australian Love writers Alexis Drevikovsky, Debi Hamilton, Susan Pyke and Claire Varley. Date:  Wednesday 11th February 2015 Time: 6:15 pm for 6:30 pm Reader’s Feast Bookstore 162 Collins Street, Melbourne Tickets […]

The Velvet Love Tour @ Castlemaine Library

Posted by on Dec 12, 2014 in Events, News & Events | No Comments

Inkerman and Blunt and Castlemaine Library invite you to an evening of velvety love readings and beautiful music.  With Australian Love writers Carmel Bird, Toby Sime and more… Date: Thursday 12th February 2015 Time: 6 pm 212 Barker St, Castlemaine This is a free event, but bookings are essential. email: castlemaine@ncgrl.vic.gov.au phone: 54721458 online: ncgrl.vic.gov.au […]

The Velvet Love Tour @ Gleebooks

Posted by on Dec 11, 2014 in Events, News & Events | No Comments

  Inkerman and Blunt and Gleebooks invite you to an evening of velvety love readings hosted by Sunil Badami with Australian Love writers Catherine Cole, Irma Gold and Jacqueline Stack. This is a free event, but please RSVP here.  

Alexis Drevikovsky, Once Around the Block

Posted by on Nov 5, 2014 in Events, News & Events | No Comments

I’ve just had a promising job interview and we sit licking celebratory hamburger grease from between our fingers when he tells me. Alexis Drevikovsky, ‘Once Around the Block’.   Alexis Drevikovsky is from Sydney and was born into a family of readers, linguists and letter writers. She’s a graduate of University of Technology Sydney’s BA […]

Ashley Hay’s launch speech for Australian Love Stories at the Reality Bites Conference

Posted by on Oct 31, 2014 in News, News & Events | No Comments

We were honoured that Ashley Hay launched Australian Love Stories, ed. Cate Kennedy for us at the 2014 Reality Bites Festival. Here is what she said…   I’d like to thank you all for coming along to the launch of Inkerman and Blunt’s latest anthology, Australian Love Stories, edited by Cate Kennedy—at first, when I […]

Conversations about Love

Posted by on Oct 27, 2014 in Events, News & Events | No Comments

Inkerman & Blunt and Readings St Kilda invite you to celebrate the release of Australian Love Stories, ed. Cate Kennedy. In a freewheeling conversation with Allison Browing and Toby Sime, Cate Kennedy explores the writing, reading and living of love.

Claire Varley, A Greek Tragedy

Posted by on Oct 23, 2014 in News, News & Events | No Comments

A young woman hears her grandfather crying in the room next door. In the still, cool night his words are a pained murmur of whispers and wails. She doesn’t understand the language but can translate the heartache. It is his birthday. He is old. He is eighty. He is weeping. Claire Varley, ‘A Greek Tragedy’. […]