Event calendar

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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Lentil Thornbury Spoken Word

19 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

What is a week without words? A week without expression?

Poetesis Open Mic Poetry

19 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Poetesis is a monthly Open Mic Poetry event held at Sooki Lounge in Belgrave.

Littlefoot & Company Spoken Word

20 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Casey’s Monthly Spoken Word Event at Bunjil Place Studio. Free event. All welcome.

Dan Poets featuring Eric Beach

22 December 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

Aspiring to Birdsong

11 February 2019
Melbourne Spoken Word

Performances by Unamunos Quorum, Anna Fern, Eddy Burger, Shane van de Akker