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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ONLINE WORKSHOP: Using Science as Your Muse

24 October 2021
Writers Victoria
Leah Kaminsky

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

Queer Book Club

25 October 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We read and talk about queer books – broadly defined as those which relate to gay, lesbian, bisexual,...

Queer Book Club

25 October 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries
We read and talk about queer books – broadly defined as those which relate to gay, lesbian, bisexual,...

Oral Storytelling with Soretti Kadir

26 October 2021
Express Media
Soretti Kadir, Manisha Anjali

The poetry of Oromo storyteller, facilitator and activist Soretti Kadir is a dynamic, authentic and...

Emily Bitto: Wild Abandon

26 October 2021
The Wheeler Centre
Emily Bitto and Jason Steger

Wild Abandon, the second novel from Melbourne writer Emily Bitto (The Strays), follows...

The Lives of Poets with Pamela Brown

27 October 2021
Express Media
Pamela Brown, Elena Gomez

In this Q&A session, Pam Brown, interviewed by Elena Gomez, will discuss Australian poetry communities...

Crime Book Club

27 October 2021
City of Melbourne Libraries

​2pm to 3pm

Spotlight on...Hope Do (27 Oct 2021)

27 October 2021
School Library Association of Victoria

October 27 2021

4.00pm to 5.00pm

ONLINE

Spotlight on Hope Do

Rewriting Masculinity: Larrikins, Power and Accountability

27 October 2021
The Wheeler Centre
Lech Blaine, Tarang Chawla, Shaun Braybrook,...

What kind of stories do we tell about men?