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A bookshop gig with Charm of Finches - Wed 5 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

5 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Wed 5 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

Allan Gyngell on Australia's fear of abandonment - Wed 5 Apr 2017 at...

5 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Wed 5 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

Book launch: Things That Helped - Wed 5 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

5 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Wed 5 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

A League of One’s Own: The AFL, and Women’s Sport

5 April 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Karen Lyon, Susan Alberti, Sam Mostyn, Angela...

There’s nothing new about women playing Australian Rules Football – they’ve been doing it for as long as...

Politics and Parenting in Palestine: Laila El-Haddad

5 April 2017
The Wheeler Centre
Laila El-Haddad and Jordy Silverstein

For years, Palestinian writer Laila El-Haddad has been documenting daily life in Gaza.

Girls on Key featuring Saaro Umar and Zee

5 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Girls on Key is a monthly poetry gig offering a platform for female-identifying and non-gender conforming...

Stephanie Alexander on kitchen garden cooking - Thu 6 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

6 April 2017
Readings Bookshop

Thu 6 Apr 2017 at 6:30pm

To the Ends of the 'Verse Upwey

6 April 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

To the Ends of the ‘Verse is all open mic, all the time, hosted between two venues, The Skylark Room out...

A.C. Grayling: The Origins and Future of Humanism

6 April 2017
The Wheeler Centre
A.C. Grayling and Krystal Evans

‘Humanism is the philosophy that you should be a good guest at the dinner table of life.’