Event calendar

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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The Next Big Thing: Hot Desk Edition #1

4 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Julia Bak, Aurelia St Clair, Tiia Kelly, Kylie...

Monday, 4 July 2022, 6.30–7.30pm

Showing Up: First Nations Advocacy and Protest

5 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Chelsea Watego, Johnathan Binge aka Caution and...

Tuesday 5 July 2022, 6.30–7.30pm

Broad Church: Feminism and Queerness in Modern Religion

13 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre

Wednesday 13 July 2022, 6.30–7.30pm

Griffith Review: Acts of Reckoning

14 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Teela Reid, Megan Davis, Henry Reynolds and Paul...

Thursday 14 July 2022, 6.30–7.30pm

Parental Guidance Recommended

14 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Ashe Davenport, Nayuka Gorrie

Thursday 14 July, 10.30–11.30am

Adapting Alibrandi

18 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Melina Marchetta, Vidya Rajan, Stephen Nicolazzo...

Monday 18 July 2022, 6.30–7.30pm

Colour and Consciousness

19 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre
CJ Dobson, David Sequeira, Nao Tsuchiya, Hilary...

Tuesday 19 July 2022, 6:30pm–7:30pm

Hidden Histories: Geraldine Brooks

21 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Geraldine Brooks, Flora A Chol, Mindy Meng Wang...

Thursday 21 July 2022, 7:00pm–8:30pm

Plain English Speaking Awards: 2022 Victorian State Final

22 July 2022
The Wheeler Centre

Friday 22 July 2022, 10:00am–1:00pm