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Speakeasy: Sex

27 June 2018
Emerging Writers
Dani Boi / Dani Weber, Angela Serrano, and Dion...

Writers since time immemorial have connected food and sex – after all, the brain is the biggest sex organ...

Writers’ Night School: Literary Crime Writing

27 June 2018
Emerging Writers

Get the skinny on writing gripping literary crime fiction with award-winning author of Wimmera, Mark...

Reading the Suburbs

27 June 2018
Emerging Writers

Readings and performances about the ‘burbs, held in a local backyard.

Sista Zai Presents: Pan Afrikan Poets

27 June 2018
Emerging Writers

The Pan Afrikan Poets Cafe is the home of new, cutting edge and classic Afrikan literature, a literary gig...

Small and Loud

27 June 2018
Emerging Writers

Small and Loud is a scratch night for new live performance works in development.

The Launch of 'Hollowed Out Lungs' by Joel Mckerrow

27 June 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Its been FIVE years since Joel McKerrow’s last Poetry book, so it is with UBER amounts of excitement that...

Late Night Lit: Dial Up

27 June 2018
Emerging Writers

A stellar showcase of artists who have found connection – and a home – online.

Foxcroft Lecture: Policing the Parisian book trade in the Age of...

28 June 2018
State Library Victoria
Jean-Dominique Mellot

In the 2018 Foxcroft Lecture, Chief Curator at the Bibliothèque nationale de France, Jean-Dominique Mellot...

Penguin Teen Showcase Perth

28 June 2018
LoveOzYa

Event for Readers, Writers at HBF Arena The West Perth Falcons Function Centre Kennedya Drive Joondalup...