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Women on Country: Indigenous Sovereignty and Feminist Identity

24 January 2018
Cordite Publishing Inc.
Jeanine Leane, Anne Elvey, Timmah Ball, Bonny...

Re: Double book launch by Cordite Books in partnership with Australian Poetry.

The Wheeler Centre Gala 2018: Words on Fire

26 February 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Tony Birch, Rosie Waterland, Leah Purcell, Omar...

We’re probing a blazing, hot topic at the 2018 Wheeler Centre Gala Night of Storytelling: the power of the...

Cory Doctorow

27 February 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Cory Doctorow and C.S. Pacat

For Cory Doctorow, the purpose of science fiction is not to predict the future – but to understand the...

Fran Lebowitz

2 March 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Fran Lebowitz

Fran Lebowitz doesn’t suffer fools, banalities or bad furniture.