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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.

Melbourne Poets Union 4th Annual Trust Fund Fundraising Dinner

26 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

After the grand delight that was last years MPU Trust Fund Dinner, they are back on Lygon St for delicious...

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...

Magic Steven: Change of Heart

26 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

July Edition of an ongoing Monthly Night at Bella Union.

Christopher James White presents Once Again: Words from my Father

26 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Christopher James White is a poet and illustrator from Atlanta who’s been travelling the world since...

Book launch: Prosecuting - Thu 27 Jul 2017 at 6:30pm

27 July 2017
Readings Bookshop

Thu 27 Jul 2017 at 6:30pm

Slamalamadingdong Double Trouble Slam featuring Pan Afrikan Poets

27 July 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Slamalamadingdong, Melbourne’s premiere poetry slam, invites slammers to pair up, team up, to slam in...

Victorian Poetry Slam Heat - Stawell Library

28 July 2017
State Library Victoria

The search is on for Australia's 2017 poetry slam champion!

Book launch: In the Dark Spaces - Fri 28 Jul 2017 at 6:30pm

28 July 2017
Readings Bookshop

Fri 28 Jul 2017 at 6:30pm