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Writers on Wednesdays: Entering Competitions

30 May 2018
Writers Victoria
Vikki Petraitis

You’ll find out what the judges want, and how to make your story stand out from the crowd. 

[MSWPF18] Melbourne Spoken Word Presents: The Poets Behind the Poets

30 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Benjamin Solah, Amanda...

The tattooist of Auschwitz

31 May 2018
Moreland City Libraries - Read More program
Heather Morris, in conversation with Claire...

The incredible story of the Auschwitz-Birkenau tattooist and the woman he loved.

Writing towards Reconciliation

31 May 2018

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at State Museum, North Terrace, Adelaide

Book launch: MoveMind - Thu 31 May 2018 at 6:30pm

31 May 2018
Readings Bookshop

Thu 31 May 2018 at 6:30pm

[MSWPF18] Slamalamadingdong Grand Slam featuring wāni

31 May 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Featuring 2017...

Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia

1 June 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Anita Heiss, Zachary Penrith-Puchalski, and...

In her introduction to Growing up Aboriginal in Australia, editor Anita Heiss writes: ‘[These]...

[MSWPF18] Science Gallery presents Frankenslam featuring Alicia Sometimes...

1 June 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Alicia Sometimes, Leah...

[EVENT CANCELLED] Griffinspeak featuring Tenda McFly, Charlotte Raymond,...

1 June 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word