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Simon Groth

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Simon Groth is a writer, editor, and long-time observer of publishing, technology, and creative industries. He is a contributing editor for the Writing Platform and his books include Off The Record: 25 Years of Music Street Press (with Sean Sennett, UQP, 2010), Hunted Down and Other Tales (with Marcus Clarke, if:book, 2016), and Infinite Blue (with Darren Groth, Orca Book Publishers, 2018).

With if:book Australia, Simon created a series of award-winning experimental works including the 24-Hour Book, live writing events at writers festivals around the world, and a city-wide challenge to write stories for digital billboards. His reporting on digital publishing has seen him travel the globe to discuss and explore the challenges and opportuniti
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Eight Words on a Billboard

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Ever wanted to see your name in lights? How about a 30ft high billboard?

#8WordStory is the latest community writing project that challenges you to write a great story using only eight of your finest words.

Write something great and your work could reach up to 300,000 people across Brisbane.

Billboard and signage company goa have given our team at Queensland Writers Centre access to their network...

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Hand Made High Tech

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