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Opening Pages @ Fairfieldbooks

23 October 2018
Fairfield Books
Mira Robertson & Claire Varley

Meet two novelists who live in the North of Melbourne and hear them talk about their books while enjoying...

Life Writing

23 October 2018
Blaise van Hecke

If you writing your memoir, family or community history but don't know where to start, this course is

The Far North

23 October 2018

In this most recent exhibition, Allan leaves his studio in Daylesford for the vastly different Far North...

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...

Kristina Olsson in conversation with Alan Davies - Tue 23 Oct 2018 at 6:...

23 October 2018
Readings Bookshop

Tue 23 Oct 2018 at 6:30pm

GOKxTTEOV Feast and Beats featuring Vista Rajan and Ela Fornalska

23 October 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

A blended night like no other. Your yearly fix of spoken word with live music backing.

Play Reading: Chekhov and the Lady

24 October 2018

A rehearsed reading of a play based on Chekhov's final love affair.

Wizards, Dragons, Bears and Chooks: The Joy of Writing for Children with...

24 October 2018

Event for Writers at Writing NSW, Callan Park, Balmain Rd, Lilyfield

Sara Ahmed: On Complaint

24 October 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Sara Ahmed

What does it mean, and what does it cost, to make a complaint?