Meet Our Readers – Margot McGovern

We are thrilled to introduce a very exciting debut reader to The Hearth, Margot McGovern. She is going to delight us with a reading from her own fictional island, Neverland. Margot McGovern is a YA author based in Adelaide, Australia. Her contemporary YA manuscript, Neverland, was short-listed for the 2015 Text Prize and published by Penguin Random House Australia in … More Meet Our Readers – Margot McGovern

Meet Our Readers – Ian Gibbins

We hope you’re as excited as we are to see how former neuroscientist turned poet Ian Gibbins brings the sea, exploration, anatomy and mulit-media poetry together! Ian Gibbins is a poet, electronic musician and video artist, having been an internationally-recognised neuroscientist and Professor of Anatomy. His poetry covers diverse styles and media, including electronic music, … More Meet Our Readers – Ian Gibbins

Meet Our Readers – Peter Beaglehole

We’re so delighted to welcome back one of The Hearth’s very first readers, Peter Beaglehole, to The Jade stage. Peter Beaglehole is an South Australian playwright. His play Strata was a finalist in 2018 for the Jill Blewett Playwright’s Award and he is the recipient of a Carclew Fellowship to develop a new play Relaxed and Comfortable with the … More Meet Our Readers – Peter Beaglehole

The Sea

Calling all writers, artists, performers, creative types, thinkers, and anyone with something to contribute! We are inviting you to submit a 250-word pitch for The Hearth’s next night of readings on the theme of:    —THE SEA— at The Jade (160 Flinders St, Adelaide). For some, the sea is a place of rejuvenation, conjuring memories of family … More The Sea

Meet Our Readers – Cat Kilmore & Pedro Pozo Castro

Today we get to introduce you to not just one, but two wonderful writers and performers who will be delighting us at Mysteries and Wonders, Cat Kilmore and Pedro Pozo Castro! Cat Kilmore is a drifting spirit who has been writing in the closet since she was a kid. Cat has written several poetry books and a … More Meet Our Readers – Cat Kilmore & Pedro Pozo Castro