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Australia’s leading independent publisher

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Faber Writing Academy lives within the award-winning publisher Allen & Unwin

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How do our writing courses work?

We bring together the best creative writing tutors, brilliant publishers and hard-working students in order to create a rigorous, supportive environment for stories to be shared and developed.


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2022 Faber Writing Scholarship for Writing Creative Nonfiction and The Book Proposal with Rebecca Giggs


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Writing a Novel 2022

Write your novel, discover your readers, meet with industry insiders.


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Student Success

We celebrate our student’s success.


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