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Indie Comic Con 2019

21 December 2019 to 22 December 2019
Indie Comic Con
Indie Comic Con

Indie Comic Con puts comics back to the forefront of a comic-con with our spotlight on indie Australian...

Dan Poets featuring Felix Nobis

21 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 25th year.

GriffinSpeak featuring Thabani Tshuma

21 December 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

A special spoken-word event showcasing all that is diverse and wonderful in the melbourne spoken word...

Alice in Wonderland 2020: LIVE ON STAGE

17 January 2020 to 18 January 2020
madpr1

Back by popular demand, the international SMASH HIT production of Lewis Carroll’s timeless classic ALICE...

Different Approaches to Junior Fiction

20 January 2020
Writers Victoria
George Ivanoff

You will learn:

Delving Deep Into Character

20 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Annabel Smith

You will learn:
The relationship between character & narrative voice

Evening Appetisers: Write Here, Write Now

21 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Angela Savage

‘Be regular and orderly in your life, so that you may be violent and original in your work.’ – Gustave...

Not Another Backdrop: How to Make Your Setting Sing

21 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Eliza Henry-Jones

You will learn:
Step-by-step tips on building your fictional world

Demystifying Editors and the Publishing Process

22 January 2020
Writers Victoria
Lorna Hendry, Anne-Marie Peard

You will learn:
What professional editors do
Different types of editing