Film & TV

Yearning and Restraint

Eloise Ross

On Kelly Reichardt’s film adaptation of Maile Meloy’s fiction, Certain Women

Feminism

On Beauty: Hair

Sam George-Allen

“There is so much more going on than just follicles and keratin.”

Theatre & Performing Arts

Performing Intimacy

Jane Howard

On the interplay between dance and storytelling in Ira Glass’ Three Acts, Two Dancers, One Radio Host

KYD Literary Trivia returns!

To celebrate the release of Kill Your Darlings Issue 26, we’re throwing another of our legendary Literary Trivia Nights! Bookings essential!

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July Subscriber Offer: Win a handcrafted wooden keyboard!

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From now until 31 July, all new and renewing KYD subscribers go into the draw to win a gorgeous Orée Board 2, the wordsmith’s perfect accessory this winter.

Issue No. 26 July 2016

A brief look inside our new issue. We have COMMENTARY from Matilda Dixon-Smith, Jerath Head and Madeleine Hamilton and an ESSAY from Emma MaguireFIRST PERSON memoir pieces by Hugh Jones and Lian Low. NEW FICTION from David Sornig. CONVERSATION with Ann Goldstein. DISPATCHES from Ashley Kalagian Blunt. In THE CULTURE FILES, we feature Jane Howard and Kali Myers. Find out more here.

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August 28, 2016

Event

Anna Funder: The Art of Fiction

At this Melbourne Writers Festival event, Miles Franklin Award winner Anna Funder (All That I Am) talks to fellow novelist Hannah Kent (Burial Rites) about creating immersive fictional worlds rooted in history.

September 10, 2016

Workshops

So You Want to Write: A KYD Writers’ Workshop

This day-long workshop is designed for those who wish to write seriously, but may be having difficulties in beginning or maintaining a focused creative writing practice.

$179 for KYD subscribers; $199 for non-subscribersBook NowView All Events

November 5, 2016

Workshops

Preparing Your Work for Publication: A KYD Writers’ Workshop

This day-long workshop is designed to explain the importance of rewriting, and will teach efficient techniques and approaches to redrafting your work-in-progress to make it shine.

$179 for KYD subscribers; $199 for non-subscribersBook NowView All Events

July 28, 2016

Event

Kill Your Darlings Literary Trivia

To celebrate the release of Kill Your Darlings Issue 26, we’re throwing another of our legendary Literary Trivia Nights. Prizes include fine local wine, delicious gourmet nibblies, film tickets, fabulous vouchers, and mountains of brilliant… Read more

$15 at the door, or $25 with the new issueBook NowView All Events
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  • Kill Your Darlings Podcast #11: Inside Your Head

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  • Kill Your Darlings Podcast #10: Week By Week

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