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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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Masterclass series – Powering Learning: With Kevin Hennah - Session 3 (17...

17 September 2020
School Library Association of Victoria

An Online Masterclass Series with Kevin Hennah

Queer Book Club

28 September 2020
City of Melbourne Libraries
Join us to read and discuss all manner of books with lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, intersex or...

Unlikeable Heroes & Sensitive Souls: How to Craft a Believable...

30 September 2020
Nottingham is a City of Literature

Time zone in Nottingham, UK (GMT+1)

September Zoom Book Club – The Lying Life of Adults by Elena Ferrante

30 September 2020
The Sun Bookshop

We will be reading, THE LYING LIFE OF ADULTS by Elena Ferrante for our September Book Club. ‘Two years...

Get writing: Library at The Dock

10 October 2020
City of Melbourne Libraries
Looking for that extra motivation to write?

Crime Book Club

14 October 2020
City of Melbourne Libraries
Do you love reading Scandinavian thrillers? Classic who-dunnits? True crime reporting?

SLAV Online Book Club (14 Oct 2020)

14 October 2020
School Library Association of Victoria

Book Club


Stories of Influence

16 October 2020 to 18 October 2020
Stories of Influence

::June Update:: We are pleased to confirm Stories of Influence for 2020.

Scottish International Storytelling Festival 2020

17 October 2020 to 30 October 2020
Edinburgh is a City of Literature

From 17-31 October 2020, the Scottish International Storytelling Festival will take audiences on a voyage...