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Lentil Thornbury Spoken Word

19 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

What is a week without words? A week without expression?

Poetesis Open Mic Poetry

19 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Poetesis is a monthly Open Mic Poetry event held at Sooki Lounge in Belgrave.

Littlefoot & Company Spoken Word

20 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Casey’s Monthly Spoken Word Event at Bunjil Place Studio. Free event. All welcome.

Dan Poets featuring Eric Beach

22 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

Reviewing and Literary Journalism

14 January 2019
Writers Victoria
Thuy On

You will learn
Some of the challenges facing contemporary book critics and journalists

Emily Suvada in conversation with Amie Kaufman - Mon 14 Jan 2019 at 5:30pm

14 January 2019
Readings Bookshop

Mon 14 Jan 2019 at 5:30pm

Readings Kids — 315 Lygon St, Carlton VIC 3053

Speculative Fiction

15 January 2019
Writers Victoria
Claire G Coleman

You will learn
The power of speculative fiction

Writing the Body

16 January 2019
Writers Victoria
Lee Kofman

You will learn
More about the concept of the body in general and in writing in particular

Show, Don't Tell

17 January 2019
Writers Victoria
Nicole Hayes

You will learn
What is “show don’t tell”?
When does it work, and when doesn’t it?