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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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Pip Williams in conversation with Toni Jordan

9 February 2022
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Pip Williams in conversation with Toni Jordan

In 1901, the word bondmaid was discovered missing from the Oxford English Dictionary.

Book Launch: This Working Life - Wed 9 Feb 2022 at 6:00pm

9 February 2022
Readings Bookshop

Wed 9 Feb 2022 at 6:00pm

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State Council Meeting (12 Feb 2022)

12 February 2022
School Library Association of Victoria

SLAV State Council meetings in 2022 will be held at the Abbotsford Convent or online as decided by the...

How to Read More Books

14 February 2022
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries

Are you in a reading slump? Do you find it difficult to know what to read next?

100 Seconds ’til Midnight: Countdown to Catastrophe

15 February 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Bernard Caleo , Tillie Boleyn, and Kaya Wilson

On January 27, 2021, the Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists sent a plea to the leaders and citizens of the...

Salman Rushdie: A Sea of Stories

15 February 2022
The Wheeler Centre
Salman Rushdie and Sally Warhaft

The great Salman Rushdie, staunch defender of free speech and indefatigable advocate for arts and...

Talking Blue: Spoken Word Open Showcase

16 February 2022
Vibe Union
Vibe Union

Top Tips to Writing a Story

16 February 2022
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries

We all think we know what a story is but why do some stories excite us, while others leave us cold?

Jeff Sparrow in conversation with Tony Birch - Wed 16 Feb 2022 at 6:30pm

16 February 2022
Readings Bookshop

Wed 16 Feb 2022 at 6:30pm

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