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Truth speaking, decolonising and First Nations languages with Kirli...

17 October 2019
Express Media
Kirli Saunders, Melody Paloma

This week proud Gunai woman, and international children’s author, poet, and emerging playwright Kirli...

Digital Writers' Festival

29 October 2019 to 2 November 2019
Emerging Writers

Digital Writers' Festival is an online festival dedicated to making conversations around writing craft

The Descent of Man

5 November 2019
Existentialist Society
Assoc. Prof. Kim Sawyer (School of Historical...

EXISTENTIALIST SOCIETY.
"The Descent of Man."

The Moth StorySLAM: GRATITUDE

11 November 2019
The Moth
True Personal Stories, Told Live

The Moth's StorySLAMs are open-mic storytelling competitions.

Paul Byrnes on The Lost Boys of WWI

18 November 2019
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Paul Byrnes

Ivanhoe Library

6.00pm - 7.00pm

An Unconventional Wife: The Life of Julia Sorell Arnold

20 November 2019
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Mary Hoban

Eltham Library

7.00pm - 8.00pm

2019 Wollongong Writers Festival Weekend

22 November 2019 to 24 November 2019
Wollongong Writers Festival
Wollongong Writers Festival

Every spring, writers, readers and thinkers gather where the mountains meet the sea an hour south of...

Gunnas Weekend Writing Retreat

23 November 2019
Catherine Deveny
Catherine Deveny

TWO full days of boot camp writing with solo blocks, prompt exercises and other creative therapy.

The Moth StorySLAM: FAMILY

2 December 2019
The Moth
True Personal Stories, Told Live

The Moth's StorySLAMs are open-mic storytelling competitions.