Readings, events and launches

“INTENSE” ~ poetry workshop with Les Wicks

6 hours plus substantial prior editorial work in an extraordinary locale. Community Hall, Dangar Island  Saturday 24 March 10.45 to 5.00 with a 30 min break for lunch (vegetarian, included in price). Getting there: Train Hawkesbury River or drive Brooklyn....

Two book launch at Collected Works Bookshop

Geoff Page and Ron Pretty are having a double book launch! Collected Works, 1/37 Swanston St, Melbourne VIC 3000 Wed February 21  6 for 6.30 pm Refreshments Provided Lisa Gorton to launch Hard Horizons, by Geoff Page Road Donlon to launch The Left Hand...

A Touch of Poetry – An evening with Mark Tredinnick

A Touch of Poetry, a new Sydney monthly poetry reading series, begins at Castle Hill Library, with Mark Tredinnick reflecting on poetry as resistance.  Do you love poetry? Join Mark Tredinnick as he reflects on poetry as activism. A prize-winning poet,...

Poets at the Petersham Bowl

Thurs 18 Jan, 6.30 till 9.30pm 77 Brighton St Petersham, Sydney Free admission. Open mic format. More info, Mark: 0410054756 Poets at the Petersham...

Maitland Verses – Poets in Residence Program

Please come and join us for a celebration of the Maitland Verses – Poets in Residence Program, there have been 10 poets and 8 cafes participate in the program to date.                                  5 – 9.30pm Friday 24 November 2017 at The Bikesmith & Expresso Bar,...

Giramondo Special event: Xi Chuan (China) with Kate Fagan, Lachlan Brown

  Please join us for a reading by celebrated visiting poet Xi Chuan, one of the most influential and important contemporary Chinese poets. His poetry has been widely translated, including his collection in English Notes on the Mosquito, published by New Directions in...