The literary sector doesn't have to be a Battle Royale Print Email Email to a friend Your email Your name Friend's email Friend's name Verification Please prove your humanity Go on prove it :) Close Related Articles Marieke Hardy on making art anonymously From public figure to anonymous creator and back again, Marieke Hardy stepped back into the public sphere as Artistic Director of one of Australia's biggest writers' festivals. Here's what she has to say about the experience. You don’t have to be wealthy to give 'Start now,' is the message when it comes to philanthropy and creative partnerships. Make it part of your DNA. Sovereign stories: stories for all of us (but firstly, us) The First Nations Australia Writers Network gathers in Canberra next week, a momentous occasion for all Australians, but especially for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander writers, poets and storytellers. When literature takes you by surprise: or the case against trigger warnings The strong emotional connections and resonances of literature can happen at any time. (Premium content) Premium content Izzy Roberts-Orr Monday 22 May, 2017 A conversation about community, supporting each other and trying not to let the sector devour itself with competition over limited resources. This content is only available to members of ArtsHub Join Now for instant access! A subscription to ArtsHub will enable you to: Access the most comprehensive jobs board for the arts sector, with hundreds of positions posted weekly Keep up to date with the latest industry news Access thousands of members-only features, articles and guides Be in the know with upcoming events and exhibitions added daily Learn how and where to get grants, with the most extensive grant finder ... and much, much more. Join Now and join the Australian arts community today Member login Email address Password Forgot password? About the author Izzy Roberts-Orr is a writer, editor and radio producer based in Melbourne.