Herewith our announcement to media & arts promoters, presenting our 4th Annual Conference. There are two versions, for your convenience:
- Simple format for easy copy-pasting: AFTS 2017 Plain Text Press Release
- Whimsy, for those with a penchant for fey revelry: Curious ElvesAustralian Fairy Tale SocietyMay-June 2017Press Release
Do feel free to download them for sharing hither and thither. Perhaps you live near a library or university campus? A bookshop, gallery or performance cafe? Let your community know about us, and hey… if you haven’t yet joined or renewed your membership, or registered for this event, now is a great time to do so!
The Australian Fairy Tale Society is offering a bursary for attendance at our 2017 Conference, ‘So Many Mattresses: Truth, Reality, Fiction on a European Bed’, to be held at Glen Eira Town Hall, Melbourne on Saturday 24 June. This bursary will cover:
- Conference registration
- Transport up to $250
- Accommodation up to $100 per night for 2 nights
- A “fairy godmother/father” as conference mentor.
Here are two ways you can submit the form: Bursary Application Form
(1) print, fill by hand, scan & email to us; or (2) ask Jo or I to email you the word doc as an attachment, so you can type into it, and return that to us: firstname.lastname@example.org
We look forward to welcoming as many of you as possible this year!
Fey regards – from your dedicated committee.