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Meet Me at the Intersection

11 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Rebecca Lim, Ambelin Kwaymullina, Jessica Walton...

Meet Me at the Intersection is an anthology edited by two Australian powerhouse YA authors:...

Robert Lukins at The Paperback Salon

12 September 2018
Robert Lukins

Join us on Wednesday 12th September at 6pm to hear Robert Lukins talk about his debut novel, The...

Any Book Book Club: Southbank

12 September 2018
Melbourne Library Service
Melbourne Library Service

Like talking about books? So do we!

Fiona Patten on Sex, Drugs and the Electoral Roll - Wed 12 Sep 2018 at 6:...

12 September 2018
Readings Bookshop

Wed 12 Sep 2018 at 6:30pm

Ambelin Kwaymullina on Love, Trauma and Aboriginal Women’s Stories

12 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Ambelin Kwaymullina

Ambelin Kwaymullina believes Aboriginal women are the inheritors of two sets of stories.

Raimond Gaita and Katerina Gaita: A Climate of Change

12 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Raimond Gaita and Katerina Gaita

How might a philosopher frame the problem of climate change?

Odyssey Literary Festival: writing 'bout my genre-ation

13 September 2018
Odyssey Lit Fest

The Odyssey Literary Festival is back and it's genre-ating buzz!

The Salon Goes Regional (Port Fairy)

14 September 2018
Writers Victoria
Demet Divaroren

Booklovers Festival 2018: Italian Stories and Culture

15 September 2018
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Julia Busuttil Nishimura and Moreno Giovannoni

Part of the 10th Annual Booklovers Festival - Lalor Library