Creative Literature and Writing Society (CLAWS)

A club all about writing, reading, discussing, and performing creative works. Ultimately it’s a club about story-telling, self-expression, socialising, and of course, fun!

Club Aims

  1. To provide an inclusive environment and a place to create, collaborate, and experiment with new writing endeavours.
  2. To offer the opportunity of free expression for all written word creatives in the University of Melbourne.
  3. To help students master the written word and nurture their talent and passion for creative writing.
  4. To discuss the works of writers from every field of creative writing such as song writing, screenwriting, novels, playwriting, short stories, poems, memoirs, personal essays and more.
  5. To teach emerging writers the attributes and life skills that can improve their work ethic and have a healthier approach to creative writing in terms of discipline and self-care.

Creative Literature and Writing Society
Mailbox 35, 1st floor Union House
The University of Melbourne 3010


You can also sign up through our online club membership form.