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Corey White and Eleni Hale in conversation with Claire Halliday

9 July 2020
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Corey White and Eleni Hale in conversation with...

Join YA novelist Eleni Hale (acclaimed author of “Stone Girl") and comedian/memoirist with a tragic pa

Book launch: The Fogging - Thu 9 Jul 2020 at 6:30pm

9 July 2020
Readings Bookshop

Thu 9 Jul 2020 at 6:30pm


Writing Workshop: How to Map Journeys with Danielle Binks

9 July 2020

Event for Readers, Writers at Harry Hartog Bookseller - online

Literary Speed Dating

10 July 2020
Writers Victoria
Australian Society of Authors

A room of publishers and agents. Three minutes to pitch your work.

Jacinta Parsons: Desert Island Reads

10 July 2020
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Jacinta Parsons

Jacinta Parsons is a broadcaster, radio maker, writer and public speaker who currently hosts ABC Weekday...

BCLT Summer School, 20 – 24 July 2020

10 July 2020
Norwich is a City of Literature
the British Centre for Literary Translation in...
Time zone in Norwich, UK (GMT+1)

Get writing: Library at The Dock

11 July 2020
City of Melbourne Libraries
Looking for that extra motivation to write?


'Silly Zines' workshop for Black and POC writers with Olivia...

11 July 2020
Edinburgh is a City of Literature
Olivia Hicks

Dark Summer: A day of dark fiction with special guest and author Sarah Ward

11 July 2020
Nottingham is a City of Literature

Time zone in Nottingham, UK (GMT+1)