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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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Research Your House History online workshop

4 March 2021
Frankston City Libraries
Fiona Poulton and Lucy Bracey

Join us for a Way Back When online workshop with historians, Fiona Poulton and Lucy Bracey, as they...

Chinese Book Club

4 March 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
Meet other readers, have a chat and find some new Chinese books, magazines or DVDs to borrow.

Autumn Open Mic - The Drunken Poet

4 March 2021
Melbourne is a City of Literature

Bringing in the cool change and autumn at the poet in true singer-songwriter style - whiskies and tunes....

13 Wise Women - The COVID Year - 6.30pm

4 March 2021
Gail Mortimer, Davina Montgomery, Frederike...

In the lead up to International Women's Day on 8th March, we provide a local focus as Geelong's w

Stella Prize Longlist Watch Party - IN HOUSE

4 March 2021
Moonee Valley Libraries

Happening in person, with prizes for best longlist predictions, and conversations with library staff about...

2021 Stella Prize Longlist Announcement

4 March 2021
The Stella Prize
Paola Balla and Zoya Patel

Mark your calendars!

Teen Writing Bootcamp: Screen writing with Nova Weetman

4 March 2021
State Library Victoria
Nova Weetman

Join LoveOzYA author and screenwriter ...

Book launch: Chasing the McCubbin - Thu 4 Mar 2021 at 6:30pm

4 March 2021
Readings Bookshop

Thu 4 Mar 2021 at 6:30pm

The Espy, 11 The Esplanade, St Kilda VIC 3182

International Women’s Day: celebrating resilience - Thu 4 Mar 2021 at 6:...

4 March 2021
Readings Bookshop

Thu 4 Mar 2021 at 6:45pm

Cinema NOVA, Lygon Street Court, Carlton