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present tense .6 ‘short excitement and violent morning’: A life in the...

23 October 2018
present tense
Sophie Cunningham

RMIT Adjunct Professor and writer Sophie Cunningham explores the pleasures and intrigues of the literary...

Gardens on the Edge - Christine Reid Illustrated Talk & Book Launch

1 November 2018
Open Gardens Victoria
Christine Reid

Open Gardens Victoria will present an evening event and illustrated talk by renowned garden writer...

Stephen Hawking's Existentialism

6 November 2018
Existentialist Society
Dr. Colin Goodwin (Independent Scholar)

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

The Moth StorySLAM: BEGINNINGS

12 November 2018
The Moth
True stories, told live

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

Here come the neo-peasants with Patrick Jones

14 November 2018
Boroondara Library Service
Patrick Jones

How are we to live?

Most Underrated Book Award 2018 winner announcement

22 November 2018
Small Press Network
Small Press Network

The winner of the Small Press Network's Most Underrated Book Award (MUBA) will be announced at a speci

The Moth StorySLAM: DISTANCE

27 November 2018
The Moth
True Personal Stories, Told Live

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

The Moth StorySLAM: INSTINCTS

3 December 2018
The Moth
True Personal Stories, Told Live

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

The Moth StorySLAM: JOY

18 December 2018
The Moth
True Personal Stories, Told Live

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