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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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The Battle For Our Buildings

25 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Emma Telfer, Marcus Westbury, Stuart Macintyre,...

The overwhelming majority of Australians say they care deeply about our built heritage, but recent battles...

Self-Made City

26 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Sara Savage, Millie Cattlin, Lucinda Hartley, and...

In 1961, autodidact urbanologist Jane Jacobs forever changed how we understood our cities.

Mysteries, Mazes and the Making of S-Town, with Brian Reed

26 July 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Brian Reed

S-Town has rattled the conventions of longform audio journalism, broken podcast download records...

Antarctica and the Climate with Chris Turney

2 August 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Chris Turney and Krystal Evans

Antarctica holds valuable clues to understanding the future of our planet – especially regarding the...