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Story Camp

10 April 2018 to 12 April 2018
State Library Victoria
Kirsty Murray, Sukhjit Khalsa, Texta Queen

Do you have big dreams of writing a novel, penning a poem or publishing your own zine?

Ceridwen Dovey: Fugitive Connections

10 April 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Ceridwen Dovey and Abigail Ulman

What is guilt – and how can we escape the grip of the past?

School holiday workshop: Postcards to my future self

11 April 2018 to 13 April 2018
State Library Victoria
State Library Victoria

If you could remind your future self of one important detail, what would it be?

Sympath Book Launch

11 April 2018

Event for Readers at Readings Hawthorn - 701 Glenferrie Rd, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia 3122

Career Mentoring for Emerging Writers

12 April 2018
Writers Victoria
Laurie Steed

Sit down with award-winning author and writing mentor Laurie Steed for a 45-minute meeting to discuss the...

Celebrating French Literature in Translation: Julie Rose and Brian Nelson

12 April 2018
Australian Association for Literary Translation
JULIE ROSE and BRIAN NELSON (translators of Swann...

Boyd Community Centre, South Melbourne, 207 City Road, Southbank, 3006

Dome at dusk: Will Dyson, Australia’s first war artist

12 April 2018
State Library Victoria
State Library Victoria

See the drawings of Will Dyson, appointed Australia’s first official war artist in 1917, in the Changing...

Young at Heart Book Club

12 April 2018

Event for Readers at 265 King St Newtown 2042

Erin Gough's Amelia Westlake Launch

12 April 2018

Event for Readers, Teachers, Writers at 265 King St Newtown