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Melbourne is full of literary activity with something happening every night of the week. Explore the calendar below, use the category tags to focus in on what you like or use our search box to zero in on your interests.

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The National Editors and Writers Conference (NEWS)

27 January 2020 to 28 January 2020
Express Media
Express Media

The National Editors and Writers Conference (NEWS) is an annual two-day event presented by ...

Bookish Matchmaking

1 February 2020 to 14 February 2020
Yarra Plenty Regional Library

Let your library play matchmaker and connect you to your next read.

In Conversation with Neil Gaiman

26 February 2020
Melbourne Writers Festival

Neil Gaiman, the award-winning author of American Gods, Norse Mythology, and The Sandman series, will...

Yarra Valley Writers Festival

8 May 2020 to 10 May 2020
Programming Hannie Rayson

2020 is the inaugural Yarra Valley Writers Festival.