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Lloyd Jones in conversation - Mon 26 Feb 2018 at 6:30pm

26 February 2018
Readings Bookshop

Mon 26 Feb 2018 at 6:30pm

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...

Spoken Word at Bar Oussou

26 February 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

A night for the poetic sweepings of the inner north to degenerate into sleaze, vitriol, and confusion.

Ocean Rules: The Bikini Collective Book Launch

27 February 2018

Event for Readers at 93-95 N Steyne Manly, beachfront VIP tent of Sydney Surf Pro

Kill Your Darlings First Book Club: The Tattooist of Auschwitz - Tue 27...

27 February 2018
Readings Bookshop

Tue 27 Feb 2018 at 6:30pm

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...

Festival of the Femme Fatale

28 February 2018
Alicia Byrnes (The University of Melbourne) and...

Since Eve, defiant women have had a bad reputation.

SARAY Iluminado

28 February 2018

SARAY Iluminado play new interpretations of Sevdah (traditional folk music) from Bosnia and Herzegovina...

Writers on Wednesdays: E-Publishing

28 February 2018
Writers Victoria
Carmel Bird

Explore editing and design decisions, questions about going it alone, mastering the technology, or handing...