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Melbourne is full of literary activity with something happening every night of the week. Explore the calendar below, use the category tags to focus in on what you like or use our search box to zero in on your interests.

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FrankTALK with Hugh Mackay: The Kindness Revolution

10 May 2021
Frankston City Libraries
Hugh Mackay

Frankston City Libraries is proud to present social researcher, Hugh Mackay at the Frankston Arts Centre...

Benito's Gold' Book Launch With Author Bob Menzies

10 May 2021
Eastern Regional Libraries
Bob Menzies

Meet local author Bob Menzies who will talk about his latest book, 'Benito's Gold', full of

Meet Author Glenda Wise

11 May 2021
Eastern Regional Libraries
Glenda Wise

Glenda is a lover of adventure travel and has visited more than forty countries.

Things nobody knows but me: Amra Pajalic

12 May 2021
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Amra Pajalic

Amra Pajalic is an an editor, teacher and award winning author.

Hugh Mackay - The Kindness Revolution @ 6:30pm *IN-PERSON EVENT

13 May 2021
Hugh Mackay

2020 was ravaged by bushfires and a worldwide pandemic, taking a toll on both our mental and emotional...

In-person FrankTALK: Katherine Firkin

13 May 2021
Frankston City Libraries
Katherine Firkin

Katherine Firkin returns with The Girl Remains, a chilling police thriller set on our very own Mornington...

Meet Author Leah Swann

13 May 2021
Eastern Regional Libraries
Leah Swann

Local author Leah Swann presents a fascinating discussion of her latest novel, 'Sheerwater'.

Reading Forum Series 2021 - Session Two: LGBTQI Perspectives (13 May 2021)

13 May 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

Session two

LGBTQI+ Perspectives


Date: May 13 2021

Meet Author Marian Matta

14 May 2021
Eastern Regional Libraries
Marian Matta

Join local Author Marian Matta for the presentation of her book, 'Life, Bound.' An eclectic colle