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Slamalamadingdong! featuring Magic Steven

27 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong is Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, being the only slam in Australia currently PSI-...

Poetry@Chrissy Hills featuring Olivia Wykes

27 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Poetry@Chrissy Hills originally began as a bi-monthly reading called ‘...

What Washes UP featuring Christo Warner

27 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Christo Warner, the gesticulating street poet from Byron Bay.

Nicole Hayes in conversation with Emily Gale

28 April 2017
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at Readings Kids — 315 Lygon St, Carlton

John Safran on extremists in contemporary Australia - Fri 28 Apr 2017 at 6...

28 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Fri 28 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

Jane Austen "My Emma"

29 April 2017
Bayside Library Service
Lise Rodgers

To commemorate the 200th anniversary of the publication of “Emma” in 1816, this new production by Lise...

A special story time with Bronny Lane - Sat 29 Apr 2017 at 10:30am

29 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Sat 29 Apr 2017 at 10:30am

Dan Poets featuring Ian McBryde

29 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 24th year.

Literary Fiction

30 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Romy Ash

Learn how to give life to your characters and authenticity to your world.