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Melbourne is full of literary activity with something happening every night of the week. Explore the calendar below, use the category tags to focus in on what you like or use our search box to zero in on your interests.

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BLACK LAMB BOOK LAUNCH

29 May 2022
St Kilda Writers Festival
ST KILDA WRITERS FESTIVAL

I have been writing a book about my own experience as a victim of child abuse and subsequent Complex Post...

Crime on the Couch

29 May 2022
St Kilda Writers Festival
SISTERS IN CRIME

Warm up for the DicksVs Dames Debate at 5pm with relaxed one-on-one author talks with Crime on the Couch...

DICKS vs DAMES

29 May 2022
St Kilda Writers Festival
SISTERS IN CRIME

Sisters in Crime presents the return of the Great Crime Writing Debate: Dicks versus Dames

Trans and gender diverse writing group

7 June 2022
City of Melbourne Libraries
City of Melbourne Libraries
Join us for an online writing group via Zoom for trans and gender diverse young people.

Trans and gender diverse writing group

21 June 2022
City of Melbourne Libraries
City of Melbourne Libraries
Join us for an online writing group via Zoom for trans and gender diverse young people.

An evening of solidarity with writers in prison in Iran

22 June 2022
PEN Melbourne
PEN Melbourne
A banquet dinner with readings from Iranian writers in prison
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Gabrielle Wang presents Zadie Ma and the Dog Who Chased the Moon

29 June 2022
Monash University Performing Arts Centres
Gabrielle Wang

Family Fiesta opens with Gabrielle Wang, Australian Children’s Laureate 2022-23.

Cal Wilson presents George and the Great Brain Swappery

30 June 2022
Monash University Performing Arts Centres
Cal Wilson

Join comedian Cal Wilson as she presents the central character, George, from her fantastically funny...

Wylah: The Koorie Warrior

1 July 2022
Monash University Performing Arts Centres
Jordan Gould and Richard Pritchard

Meet Wylah: warrior, hero and friend. Her adventures have been 40,000 years in the making.