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Carmel Bird digital short story award launch

14 December 2017
State Library Victoria
State Library Victoria

Join ABC Radio’s Jonathan Green and award-winning Australian author Carmel Bird to celebrate a new award...

Blame Smarty featuring Laundry Man and Anna Chetwood

14 December 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Why ‘Blame Smarty’ as a gig name? Good question.

Spoken Word at Sampari Exhibition

15 December 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Sampari Exhibition space, Fitzroy, is hosting a spoken word event in support of West Papua’s struggle be...

Lentils with a Side of Poetry

15 December 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

Lentil as Anything in Abbotsford are now hosting a monthly poetry open mic on the third Friday of each...

Latin made life - special guest Daniela Farinacci

16 December 2017
Literary retreat
Silvana Tuccio

you're invited to LATIN MADE LIFE, SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER, 4PM, PICCINA ESPRESSO STOP, MOONEE PONDS, SP

Latin made life - special guest Daniela Farinacci

16 December 2017
Literary retreat
Silvana Tuccio

INVITATION LATIN MADE LIFE, SATURDAY 16 DECEMBER, 4PM, PICCINA ESPRESSO STOP, MOONEE PONDS, SPECIAL GUEST...

Dan Poets featuring Sam Sejavka

16 December 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

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

GriffinSpeak featuring Arielle Cottingham

16 December 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

A special spoken-word event showcasing all that is diverse and wonderful in the melbourne spoken word...

#LoveOzYA Picnic

18 December 2017
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at Royal Botanic Gardens