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How Childhood Wounds Colour Adult Relationships.

1 May 2018
Existentialist Society
Dr. Debra Campbell (Psychologist, and author of...

Existentialist Society.
Free public lecture, 8pm, followed by questions and discussion:

Kill Your Darlings First Book Club: The Earth Does Not Get Fat

10 May 2018
Kill Your Darlings
Julia Prendergast in conversation with Ellen...

Kill Your Darlings First Book Club is a wonderful opportunity to meet and discuss a debut author’s novel...

Sun Bookshop 20th Birthday Celebration and Launch of The Bridge

18 May 2018
The Sun Bookshop
Alice Pung, Enza Gandolfo, Billy Miller, Rebecca...

On May 2nd, 1998 The Sun Bookshop opened its doors on Yarraville’s Ballarat Street, transforming the...

REIMAGINE! New Ways With Literature: CBCA Vic State Conference

19 May 2018
Childrens Book Council of Australia
Morris Gleitzman, Boori Monty Pryor, Auntie Fay...

We are excited to announce that the next CBCA Vic State Conference will be held on 19th May 2018 at Deakin...