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Summer School: Mastering the Personal Essay

20 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Lee Kofman

 Others are more discursive yet still vivid, offering viewpoints filtered through personal experiences and...

Dan Poets featuring Emilie Zoey Baker

20 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Dan is Melbourne’s longest running weekly poetry venue is now in its 24th year.

Summer School: Editing Your Novel

21 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Paddy O'Reilly

Bring your own laptop or manuscript to work from, and tackle the editing process with practical insights...

Summer School: Memorable Romance Characters

22 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Alli Sinclair

You’ll find answers to these questions and more in this one-day workshop, including how to use motivation...

School holiday workshop: Make your own recipe book

22 January 2018 to 25 January 2018
State Library Victoria

Make your own book to fill with recipes using all your favourite market treats!

Midsumma presents Rapid Fire

22 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

12 writers, 6 minutes each

Passionate Tongues featuring Yoram Symons' chapbook launch of The...

22 January 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by ‘the patron-saint of Melbourne poetry,’ poet and photographer Michael Reynolds, what began as a...

Summer School: Writing Conflict in Literary Fiction

23 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Marija Pericic

We will look at how to establish a central conflict in your writing and how to make it meaningful and...

Story Camp

23 January 2018 to 25 January 2018
State Library Victoria
Rachel Ang , Candy Bowers , George Ivanoff

Do you have big dreams of writing a novel, penning a poem or publishing your own zine?