2013 media releases

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11 Dec 2013

black&write competition

State Library seeking new talent for Indigenous writing competition

Entries are now open for State Library of Queensland’s black&write! Indigenous Writing Fellowships for ...

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29 Nov 2013

Summer Reading Club

Crack the code to make reading part of your holiday fun

State Library of Queensland is challenging children to investigate mysteries, hunt down ...

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14 Nov 2013

ALLtogether 2013

Come together to celebrate International Day of People with a Disability

A free cultural celebration at State Library on December 1 will bring ...

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23 Oct 2013

4Senses

Experience live music like never before

Music lovers are invited to a live gig at State Library of Queensland, designed especially for people ...

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10 Oct 2013

Children's voices

Children have rights

In celebration of Children’s Week 2013 (19-27 Oct), State Library of Queensland presents an inspiring exhibition exploring human rights, ...

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30 Sep 2013

Sustainable eco-tourism

How might we design a model of sustainable eco-tourism?

State Library of Queensland (SLQ) is using design thinking to explore new solutions for ...

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20 Sep 2013

Live! reaches 50000 visits

50,000 celebrate the music of Queensland at State Library

State Library of Queensland has extended Live! Queensland band culture until 17 November, ...

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5 Sep 2013

Winner announced for the 2013 State Library Young Writers Award

Winner announced for the 2013 State Library Young Writers Award

Kahli Scott has been awarded the prestigious State Library of Queensland Young Writers ...

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2 Sep 2013

Poetry Slam Final

State Library sets the stage for Queensland’s best slam poets

Top wordsmiths from around the state will travel to State Library of Queensland ...

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26 Aug 2013

Think outside

How might we design out homelessness?

State Library of Queensland (SLQ) is challenging leading designers to step outside their comfort zone and apply ...

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31 Jul 2013

All that Jazz

Live music, dancing and all that jazz

Jazz takes over State Library of Queensland at a mini music festival on Saturday 10 August ...

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26 Jul 2013

Queensland Business History Award announced

Inaugural Queensland Business History Award announced

The Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame announced the winner of the inaugural 2013 Queensland Business History ...

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26 Jul 2013

Chauvel honoured

Chauvel honoured with screening at State Library

State Librarian Janette Wright congratulated Queensland Business Leaders Hall of Fame for inducting Australian film icon ...

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17 Jun 2013

The search begins for Queensland’s best spoken word poet

The search begins for Queensland’s best spoken word poet

The annual Australian Poetry Slam competition will travel the state to draw out local talent ...

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27 May 2013

State Library gets active for reconciliation

State Library gets active for reconciliation

State Library will mark the end of National Reconciliation Week with ReconciliAction: an action-packed day of free ...

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8 May 2013

State Library celebrates Queensland’s deadly brothers of Indigenous music

State Library celebrates Queensland’s deadly brothers of Indigenous music

State Library of Queensland’s Deadly Brothers exhibition will showcase five Aboriginal and Torres Strait ...

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8 Jul 2013

Pitch In! Become a digital volunteer

“Pitch In!” become a digital volunteer

State Library of Queensland is looking for digital volunteers to tag, text correct, or transcribe its significant ...

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20 Jun 2013

Scratching the surface

Scratching the surface at State Library

Marsden State High School students are visiting State Library of Queensland this week to learn to use ...

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20 Jun 2013

Young Writers Award

Last chance to enter Young Writers Award

Young wordsmiths have until 19 July to enter their short story in State Library of Queensland’s ...

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30 May 2013

Queensland Memory Awards

Queensland Memory Awards commemorate the state’s past, present and future

State Library of Queensland has announced the winners of the 2013 Queensland Memory ...

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