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25 March 2017
Castlemaine Festival
Janet Galbraith and Ahmad

Unknowable is a poetry reading by Castlemaine-based poets Janet Galbraith and Ahmad, both collaborators...

7@11: The divided heart – motherhood and creativity Rachel Power, Sally...

25 March 2017
Castlemaine Festival
Rachel Power, Sally Rippin, Samantha Bews and...

The writer Katherine Mansfield observed: mothers are forced to relinquish silence and solitude for ‘a mind...

Treacherous waters: new undercurrents in crime

31 March 2017
Sisters in Crime
Sisters in Crime

Authors Candice Fox, Tania Chandler and Fiona Capp talk to Jacqui Horwood about their new novels – all...

100 Story Holidays

3 April 2017 to 7 April 2017
100 Story Building
100 Story Building

Be an AUTHOR in these school holiday writing workshops!

BROW TALKS Season One presented by RMIT's non/fictionLab: Lecture...

26 April 2017
The Lifted Brow
Chad Parkhill, The Lifted Brow, non/fictionLab

Lecture Four – Wednesday 26 April, 6pm for 6.30

Chad Parkhill

Continuum 13 - National Science Fiction and Fantasy Convention

8 June 2017 to 12 June 2017

Continuum is a four day speculative fiction convention designed for readers and writers of all forms of...