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The Humanising Power of Story (Daylesford)

17 August 2018
Writers Victoria
Words In Winter

Drawing on three decades as a writer of fiction and non-fiction, ranging from short story and features, to...

Indexing: adding to the editor's skillset

18 August 2018
Editors Victoria
Max McMaster

For editors, compiling an index is one of those skills usually left to professional indexers or authors....

The Art of Story (Daylesford)

18 August 2018
Writers Victoria
Words In Winter

At the heart of story, whatever the genre—novel, short story, memoir, family history, or biography—is the...

Story Time with Caroline Magerl - Sat 18 Aug 2018 at 10:30am

18 August 2018
Readings Bookshop

Sat 18 Aug 2018 at 10:30am

Readings Kids — 315 Lygon St, Carlton VIC 3053

Alia Shawkat in Conversation

18 August 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Alia Shawkat and Lorin Clarke

It's almost like that episode of Arrested Development when Maeby accompanies her father to an...

Australian Poetry Slam Victorian Heats

18 August 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

The search is on for Australia’s 2018 poetry slam champion.

Words in Winter Workshop: Taking Poetry Beyond the Page

19 August 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Join the convenor of La Mama Poetica, Amanda Anastasi, in this workshop that will take you through...

Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize

20 August 2018
fortyfivedownstairs

Readings of the three shortlisted stories and the announcement of the winner.

Rick Morton in conversation with Michael Rowland - Mon 20 Aug 2018 at 6:...

20 August 2018
Readings Bookshop

Mon 20 Aug 2018 at 6:30pm