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Bar Oussou Spoken Word

18 December 2017
Melbourne Spoken Word

A night for the poetic sweepings of the inner north to degenerate into sleaze, vitriol, and confusion.

Summer School: Writing for the Education Market

12 January 2018
Writers Victoria
George Ivanoff

Learn how school readers, primary school non-fiction books, chapter books linked to the Australia...

Summer School: The Art of Criticism - Giving and Receiving Feedback

13 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Shivaun Plozza

However, opening one’s writing to the opinions of others is naturally fraught with difficulties – who to...

Summer School: Short Story

14 January 2018
Writers Victoria
Wayne Macauley

What can be achieved, for example, in under 2,000 words that could never be achieved with a novel?

Women on Country: Indigenous Sovereignty and Feminist Identity

24 January 2018
Cordite Publishing Inc.
Jeanine Leane, Anne Elvey, Timmah Ball, Bonny...

Double book launch in partnership with Australian Poetry. Free event at 6pm, and with wine.

Book Launch: Graevale by Lynette Noni

26 January 2018
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at Mt Alvernia College

YA Day

28 January 2018
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Writers at The Wheeler Centre

#LitFest2444 2018

9 April 2018
LoveOzYa

Event for Teachers, Writers at