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May Middle Grade Book Club – The Republic of Birds

5 May 2020
The Sun Bookshop

For our May Middle Grade Book Club (Grades 4, 5, 6) we will be reading THE REPUBLIC OF BIRDS by Jessica...

May Teen Book Club – Take the Shot AUTHOR ATTENDING

5 May 2020
The Sun Bookshop

For our May Teen Book Club (Grades 7, 8, 9+) we will be reading TAKE THE SHOT by Susan White, who will be...

Leslie Jamison: Make it Scream, Make it Burn

5 May 2020
The Wheeler Centre
Leslie Jamison

This event has been cancelled as part of our preventative measures to stem the spread of...

Bernardine Evaristo: Girl, Woman, Other

5 May 2020
The Wheeler Centre
Bernardine Evaristo and Maxine Beneba Clarke

This event has been cancelled as part of our preventative measures to stem the spread of...

The Mermaid

6 May 2020 to 16 May 2020
La Mama Theatre

A VCE playlist Production

ONLINE: Reading For Writers: Speculative Fiction: The War of the Worlds

6 May 2020
Writers Victoria
Claire G Coleman

PLEASE NOTE: This date has changed from the printed program
About Claire G Coleman

Colum McCann: Infinite Stories

6 May 2020
The Wheeler Centre
Colum McCann and Anna Krien

This event has been cancelled as part of our preventative measures to stem the spread of...

Life as Research with Ellena Savage: 6.30pm

7 May 2020
Express Media
Express Media

In this Q&A session with author Ellena Savage, we’ll explore how personal experience can inform and...

Clive Hamilton in conversation with Nick McKenzie - Thu 7 May 2020 at 6:...

7 May 2020
Readings Bookshop

Thu 7 May 2020 at 6:30pm

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