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Melbourne is full of literary activity with something happening every night of the week. Explore the calendar below, use the category tags to focus in on what you like or use our search box to zero in on your interests.

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Write Together

22 May 2019
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Watsonia Library

Bring in your current project and write in the company of fellow writers – and share the creative energy...

Melbourne Was Underwater?

22 May 2019
The Wheeler Centre
Tony Birch and David Sornig

The experts have spoken – there’s no doubt the water is rising. But what will it mean for Melbournians?

Altered Books Workshop

23 May 2019
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Eltham Library

Have a go at turning an old book into a work of art!

Half the perfect world: writers, dreamers and drifters on Hydra

23 May 2019
Boroondara Library Service
Paul Genoni and Tanya Dalziell

Hear about this fascinating international artist community, formed on the Greek island of Hydra.

LOVE by Patricia Cornelius

23 May 2019
fortyfivedownstairs

An unapologetic exploration of love and addiction. Audacious. Raw.

We Didn’t Gender Babies?

23 May 2019
The Wheeler Centre

An increasing number of parents are choosing to raise their children gender-neutral.

AFL Can Cure Democracy?

24 May 2019
The Wheeler Centre
George Megalogenis and Akec Makur Chuot

In Melbourne, Australian Rules football is a way of of life and, for many, a religion.

Meg and Tom Keneally

24 May 2019
The Wheeler Centre
Meg Keneally, Thomas Keneally, and Elizabeth...

Tom and Meg Keneally are an unlikely crack novel-writing team who write about an unlikely crack murder-...

Shire of Nillumbik Comic Con

25 May 2019
Yarra Plenty Regional Library
Diamond Valley Library and Nillumbik Shire Council

It’s pop culture overload in May when we hold a Comic Con at three of our libraries!