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Novella: The Perfect Form of Prose Fiction

26 September 2019
Writers Victoria
Alec Patric

You will learn:
practical information on how to write and publish a novella

Young Writers School Holiday Program: Building Great Characters

26 September 2019
Writers Victoria
Ellie Marney

Strong, believable characters are one of the most crucial parts of good storytelling—and drawing the...

Book Launch: How to Be a Big Strong Man - Thu 26 Sep 2019 at 6:30pm

26 September 2019
Readings Bookshop

Thu 26 Sep 2019 at 6:30pm

Spring poetry reading - Thu 26 Sep 2019 at 6:30pm

26 September 2019
Readings Bookshop

Thu 26 Sep 2019 at 6:30pm

Australian Poetry Slam 2019: Victorian Heats

26 September 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

The search is on for Australia’s 2019 Poetry Slam champion!

Slamalamadingdong! featuring Tim Evans

26 September 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong is Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, being the only slam in Australia currently PSI-...

Claire G. Coleman: The Old Lie in Kyneton

26 September 2019
The Wheeler Centre
Claire G. Coleman and Tyson Yunkaporta

Claire G. Coleman believes speculative fiction is a powerful political tool.

Lesbian Literature Book Club: The Colour Purple by Alice Walker

28 September 2019
Hares and Hyenas
Hares and Hyenas

Time:
11:00 AM

Duration:
1 Hours 30 Minutes

Indigenous Storytelling

29 September 2019
Writers Victoria
Claire G Coleman

* Priority for this one-day workshop is for First Nations Writers.