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Paper Waves featuring Alicia Sometimes

1 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Paper Waves brings poetry south-side in an intimate, alcohol-free setting, with open mic (optionally...

Book launch: The Beast of Hushing Wood - Sun 2 Apr 2017 at 2:00pm

2 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Sun 2 Apr 2017 at 2:00pm

The Owl & Cat Readings featuring Claire Gaskin and Sean M Whelan

2 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Owl & Cat Readings are hosted by the colourfully dressed Santo Cazzati and the colourfully spoken...

100 Story Holidays

3 April 2017 to 7 April 2017
100 Story Building
100 Story Building

Be an AUTHOR in these school holiday writing workshops!

Book launch: Groundbreaking Fashion - Mon 3 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

3 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Mon 3 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

Pitch a Classic Today

3 April 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Jennifer Wong, Laura Davis, Sami Shah, Damon...

Imagine William Golding’s Lord of the Flies as an interactive choose-your-own adventure reboot....

Girls on Key Q featuring Gabrielle Everall

3 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Girls on Key presents their series at Hare Hole with female identifying and LGBTQI+ poets with a reading...

Passionate Tongues featuring Waffle Irongirl

3 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

The Salon Does Spirit of Punk

4 April 2017
Writers Victoria
Spirit of Punk

If you've never read a piece of your work in public, this is your chance.