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Melbourne Writers Festival: Robert Manne: On Borrowed Time

2 September 2018
Melbourne Writers Festival
Robert Manne and Anne Manne

On Borrowed Time is Robert Manne’s account of his recent brush with death via throat cancer.

MSW Workshop: When You Cant Kill The Monster - The Poem as Muzzle with...

2 September 2018
Melbourne Spoken Word

Melbourne Spoken Word hosts this special three-hour workshop with US poet Bill Moran.

Matt and Lentil Purbrick on The Village - Mon 3 Sep 2018 at 6:30pm

3 September 2018
Readings Bookshop

Mon 3 Sep 2018 at 6:30pm

Taryn Brumfitt on the body image movement - Mon 3 Sep 2018 at 6:30pm

3 September 2018
Readings Bookshop

Mon 3 Sep 2018 at 6:30pm

Storytime – Monday Mornings!

3 September 2018
The Sun Bookshop

Join us for storytime in the Ballarat St Park in the summer months – weather permitting – and all through...

Rough Diamonds: The Award for an Unpublished Manuscript

3 September 2018
The Wheeler Centre
Toni Jordan, Christian White, Melanie Cheng, and...

In its 15-year history, the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award for an Unpublished Manuscript has launched...

Any Book Book Club: East Melbourne

4 September 2018
Melbourne Library Service
Melbourne Library Service

Like talking about books? So do we!

Feminist Theory and Spinoza

4 September 2018
Existentialist Society
Associate Professor Janice Richardson from Monash...

Existentialist Society.
8pm. Free public lecture, followed by questions and discussion:

Book launch: Active Labour - Tue 4 Sep 2018 at 6:30pm

4 September 2018
Readings Bookshop

Tue 4 Sep 2018 at 6:30pm