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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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Annie Smithers in conversation - Booked out - Tue 3 Aug 2021 at 6:30pm

3 August 2021
Readings Bookshop

Tue 3 Aug 2021 at 6:30pm

Cinema Nova, 380 Lygon St, Carlton

ZOOM August Kids’ Book Club – GHOULIA by Barbara Cantini

3 August 2021
The Sun Bookshop

We will be reading GHOULIA by Barbara Cantini for our August Kids’ Book Club. This book club has been...

ZOOM August Middle Grade Book Club – PAWS by Kate Foster

3 August 2021
The Sun Bookshop

For our August Middle Grade Book Club, we will be reading PAWS by Kate Foster.   This book club has been...

August Teen Book Club – THE TRUE COLOUR OF A LITTLE WHITE LIE by Gabriel...

3 August 2021
The Sun Bookshop

For our August Teen Book Club we will be reading THE TRUE COLOUR OF A LITTLE WHITE LIE by Gabriel...

Parliamentary Privilege: Bias, Boys’ Clubs and Women in Politics

3 August 2021
The Wheeler Centre
Celeste Liddle, Julia Banks, Yasmin Poole, and...

This conversation originally scheduled to take place on Tuesday 27 July was postponed in response...

Poetry Month Gala

4 August 2021
Red Room poetry
Red Room poetry Presented in partnership with the...
(Live and live streamed) Presented in partnership with The Wheeler Centre we’re celebrating Poetry Month...

Emerging Older Voices with Sarah Temporal

4 August 2021
Red Room poetry
Red Room poetry Presented in partnership with...

Celebrate Poetry Month 2021 with a workshop led by performance poet and educator Sarah Temporal in a space...

The Darkening Sky

4 August 2021 to 14 August 2021
TheatreWorks
Richard Murphet

THE DARKENING SKY is a contemporary neo-noir thriller set in the inner suburbs of Melbourne and spanning...

Poetry Month Gala

4 August 2021
The Wheeler Centre
Tony Birch, Evelyn Araluen, Simon Ortiz, PiO,...

Rita Dove once said that ‘poetry is language at its most distilled and most powerful.’