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Chamber Poets featuring Barry Dickins

12 August 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Hosted by founder of Going Down Swinging, Myron Lysenko, Chamber Poets is a spoken word event...

Connect with Your Audience: Writing for Kids and YA

12 August 2017
LoveOzYa

Event for Writers at NSW Writers' Centre, Callan Park, Lilyfield

#LoveOzYA at Bendigo Writers Festival

12 August 2017
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at Strategem Studio, Ulumbarra Theatre, Bendigo

Sporting Poets #28

13 August 2017
The Sporting Poets
Bonny Cassidy, Dave Drayton, Sally Evans

Bonny Cassidy, Dave Drayton and Sally Evans read this month at our cosy monthly poetry reading at Compass...

Sporting Poets featuring Bonny Cassidy, Dave Drayton, Sally Evans

13 August 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Sporting Poets runs once a month, on the first Sunday at 5 for a 5:30pm start.

Write-ability: What about YA?

16 August 2017
Writers Victoria
Shivaun Plozza

As well as providing an overview (what is YA, why is it so popular, who is reading it, what are publishers...

Zine scene

17 August 2017
State Library Victoria
Monica Syrette, John Stevens

Join Self-made: zines and artist books curator Monica Syrette and State Library Arts Librarian John...

Melbourne Spoken Word presents Sierra DeMulder (USA)

20 August 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Melbourne Spoken Word presents Sierra de Mulder (USA) with support form a powerhouse line-up of Melbourne...

Passionate Tongues featuring Elizabeth 'Lish' kec

21 August 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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