Welcome to the UOW Literary Society!

Your home base for all things literary at the University of Wollongong.

We run a weekly creative writing workshopping group as well as a monthly young adult centred book club. We are also producting a collection of student works through a themed zine.



Wednesdays at 5:30-6:30 in the UniBar weeks 4, 6, 8, 10 & 12.

Fridays at 2:30-3:30 (location to be announced) weeks 5, 9, 11 & 13.

YA Book Club

Wednesdays 11:30-1:30 (location to be announced) weeks 4, 8 & 12.

Special Events

A workshop with the UOW Harry Potter Society about how to write Fanfiction.

Zine Information

Our theme for our first issue of the LitSoc zine is... URBAN MAGIC!

Feel free to take this as genrally or specifically as you would like.

We will be accepting a maximum of 1000 words for submission from now until midnight of the 13th of October. These can be any literary form you want. Times New Roman, 1.5 spaced.

Submit your creative works to UOWLiterarySociety@gmail.com and if you don't feel ready yet bring a few printed copies to our creative writing workshops!

If you are interested in helping out with running the club or getting involved in a sessional zine production team please email UOWLiterarySociety@gmail.com

Please like our Facebook page @UOWLITSOC join our Facebook group UOW Literary Society for more details on events and to keep up to date on local literary opportunities.