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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 Keith Banks

5 August 2021
Frankston City Libraries
Keith Banks

From the bestselling author of Drugs, Guns & Lies, comes Keith's story of what it was really like

What to Expect When You're Immigrating

5 August 2021
Wyndham City Libraries
NASH in conversation with Bruno Lettieri

Come and hear a discussion of immigrant perspectives with Sri Lankan born author and illustrator NASH in...

Established Author Forum: Cate Kennedy on Subtext

5 August 2021
Writers Victoria
Cate Kennedy

This masterclass is for established writers only: that is, writers who have had at least one book or short...

Parenting Workshop Connecting Through Stories to Build Resilience in our...

5 August 2021
Andy McNeilly and Rich Bolus

Andy McNeilly (Connecting with Your Kids) and Rich Bolus (Dad Mindset Show) will focus on the importance...

Book Launch: The Last Guests - Thu 5 Aug 2021 at 6:30pm

5 August 2021
Readings Bookshop

Thu 5 Aug 2021 at 6:30pm

The Collective, 139 Elgin Street, Carlton

Peter Doherty: An Insider's Plague Year

5 August 2021
The Wheeler Centre
Peter Doherty and Sally Warhaft

‘I’ve worked on aspects of infection and immunity for almost six decades, I am an insider.’

Writing A Family History

6 August 2021
Eastern Regional Libraries
James Twycross

Join us to be inspired by local author James Twycross' new book.

Eliza Henry-Jones: Writing and Creativity

6 August 2021
Whitehorse Manningham Libraries
Eliza Henry-Jones

Join award winning author Eliza Henry-Jones as she discusses creativity, her journey to publication and...

ONLINE WORKSHOP: Writing for the Education Market

7 August 2021
Writers Victoria
George Ivanoff

This workshop will take place online. Detailed instructions for participation will be provided.