From an episode of BackstoryPresented by Melissa Cranenburgh

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Backstory: The Yarra Valley Writers Festival Goes Online

With guests including Tony Birch, Clare Bowditch, Christos Tsiolkas, and many more, the Yarra Valley Writers Festival this weekend was set to be an illuminative cultural date in regional Victoria, until... well, you know what happened. But this exceptional challenge prompted new ways of thinking and imagining, as program manager and playwright Hannie Rayson tells Backstory. The festival has turned challenges into opportunities, utilising new technology to further the craft of story. Head to the Yarra Valley Writers Festival website to find out how you can access their events online over the coming weekend.

Photo: Elizabeth Donoghue (creative commons)

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Listen to Backstory: The Yarra Valley Writers Festival Goes Online15:086 May 2020