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Publishing Options

27 August 2018
Busybird
Blaise van Hecke

Have you dreamed of being a published author but don’t know how?

Melbourne Writers Festival: Megan Davis: John Button Oration

28 August 2018
Melbourne Writers Festival
Megan Davis

Aboriginal activist and human rights lawyer Megan Davis shares an on-the-ground account of her involvement...

Melbourne Listening

28 August 2018
fortyfivedownstairs

An interactive installation consisting of 24 audio recordings representing a "day" in Melbourne that can...

Melbourne Writers Festival: Ted Chiang: The Alchemist’s Gate

28 August 2018
Melbourne Writers Festival
Ted Chiang and Benjamin Law

Award-winning iconic science-fiction writer and the brilliant mind behind Arrival, Ted Chiang, shares his...

Hyperrealism and Improvisation

28 August 2018
fortyfivedownstairs

James Yuncken presents a series of paintings and drawings; both landscapes in a traditional and non-...

Dreams Echoing the Memories of Time

29 August 2018
fortyfivedownstairs

An exhibition of photography, fashion, floristry and theatre by Pam Davison in collaboration with Linda...

Melbourne Writers Festival: Alexis Wright: Boisbouvier Oration

29 August 2018
Melbourne Writers Festival
Alexis Wright and Tony Birch

What is the power and purpose of literature?

Writing with Will Kostakis

29 August 2018
LoveOzYa

Event for Writers at Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre, 251 Faraday Street, Carlton 3053

Melbourne Writers Festival: Industry Insights: True Crime Podcasts

30 August 2018
Melbourne Writers Festival
Louisa Lim, Richard Baker and Rachael Brown

Explore the booming phenomenon of podcasts.