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Australian books and plays used to train AI systems

Earlier this week, the Atlantic published a search tool that allowed authors to search for their books in a dataset that has been used to train generative-AI systems. A number of published plays written by Guild members are contained in the Books3 dataset.

What's On: 25 September – 1 October

Feat. AWG webinars, Narrative Design workshops, and the latest from AWG members on screen, on stage, and on air.

AWG welcomes tentative agreement between WGA and AMPTP

The President of the Australian Writers' Guild, Shane Brennan has welcomed the tentative agreement between the WGA and the AMPTP which could end the long running writers’ strike in the U.S.

Vale Tom Hegarty

Tom Hegarty, an admired pioneer of Australian television writing, has died in Sydney at the age of 88.

What's On: Writing for Games and Narrative Design

As we head into Melbourne International Games Week, there are so many upcoming events and opportunities at AWG for anyone with an interest in Narrative Design and Writing for Games.