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Reading Matters 2017 - Conference

2 June 2017

Event for Readers, Teachers at ANZ Pavilion, Arts Centre Melbourne, 100 St Kilda Road

Scrivener for Beginners

3 June 2017
Writers Victoria
Alison Stuart

Gain a basic working knowledge of the main tools Scrivener has to offer and the confidence to use and...

Mind Matters with Dr Michael Carr-Gregg

3 June 2017
Frankston City Libraries
Dr Michael Carr-Gregg

1pm to 2:30pm
Frankston Library
03 9784 1020

Poetic Inspirations featuring Western Union poets; Helen Cerne, Richard...

3 June 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by Greek poet Dimitris Troaditis just before lunch every second Saturday of the month, for lovers...

Luka Lesson Live

3 June 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

The Immigration Museum proudly presents renowned spoken word artist, writer and slam poet Luka Lesson.

Dan Poets featuring Dominic Berry (UK)

3 June 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

Paper Waves: Fantasy featuring Chalise van Wyngaardt

3 June 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Paper Waves brings poetry south-side in an intimate, alcohol-free setting, with open mic and a feature...

The Garret Series: Plot, People and Language

4 June 2017
Writers Victoria
John Marsden

Using language pithily, powerfully, prettily, purposefully – unlike the four adverbs in this sentence –...

Sporting Poets #26

4 June 2017
The Sporting Poets
Ali Alizadeh | Melinda Bufton | Tim Wright

Three poets, 10 minutes each, one mic.