Readings, events and launches

 

Café Philosophique Des Toillettes

Every Wednesday at 8.00pm from Feb 28 to March 28 The Alex Theatre 1/135 Fitzroy St, St Kilda.  Spoken word poetry and philosophical conversations inspired by public toilet wall graffiti found in Melbourne pubs. Featuring a selection of Melbourne...

Perth Writers Festival: The Alarming Conservatory

24 Feb 2018 Seminar Room 3, The University Club venue information Hackett Drive Crawley, 6009 Crawley, WA, Australia Poet Corey Wakeling’s brilliant new collection interrogates language and the spatial architectures of history and culture. He talks to...

La Mama Poetica

The La Mama Courthouse Theatre 349 Drummond St, Carlton 7.30pm for an 8pm start Tickets: $15 (Full) / $10 (Concession). To book, phone 9347 6948 or go to La Mama http://lamama.com.au/la-mama-programs/la-mama-poetica LA MAMA POETICA featuring Peter Bakowski...

Upcoming events at the Australian Design Centre in Darlinghurst.

Two upcoming events with poet and academic, Sarah Rice at the Australian Design Centre in Darlinghurst. Sarah will be giving a talk about the poetic process on Thursday 15th Feb. This will be a talk in part about how to come up with creative concepts for...

Sporting Poets

4.00pm Sunday March 11 Compass Pizza 319 Lygon Street, Brunswick East Poets. Pizza....

Launch of ‘Fume’ (UWAP) by Phillip Hall

6.00pm Wednesday March 7 Collected Works Bookstore Nicholas Building, Level 1, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne Launcher: Jillian Hall Phillip Hall writes from the edge: the edge of language; the edge of mental illness; and, from the perspective of a...

Summertime Sadness

Monday, 19th February  7.00 pm   Brunswick Street Bookstore  305 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy Free. Books available at the event. Sad that summertime is ending? Sad that such a season was ever invented? Or sad that it is never quite like it used to...

Rabbit Launch: JAZZ (ISSUE 22) and YOUTH (ISSUE 23)

6.00pm Wednesday February 14 Collected Works Bookstore Nicholas Building, Level 1, 37 Swanston Street, Melbourne Who needs a Valentine's Day dinner when you can come celebrate two new issues of Rabbit in perfect style? The JAZZ issue (No.22) and YOUTH...

“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 Ross 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...