Synthetic Heat Reading Series 2:1. 6-9p.m. West Space Gallery, Level 1/225 Bourke St, Melbourne.
I’m hosting a Wheeler Centre for Books and Ideas in-conversation with Rachel Kushner, about her new novel The Mars Room. 8-9p.m at Athenaeum, Melbourne CBD.
Writers Victoria intensive workshop: ‘Shaping an Essay Collection’.
10a.m.-4p.m. at Writers Victoria, 176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne CBD.
Synthetic Heat Reading Series 2:2. 6-9p.m. West Space Gallery, Level 1/225 Bourke St, Melbourne.
Launch party for my chapbook YELLOW CITY. Launched by Rebecca Harkins-Cross, with a performance of the text by Dom Amerena, Jen Nguyen, Nader Ruhayel, and Laura McPhee-Brown.
The Alderman, upstairs, 8-10p.m., 134 Lygon St, Brunswick East.
Synthetic Heat Reading Series 2:3. 6-9p.m. West Space Gallery, Level 1/225 Bourke St, Melbourne.
‘The Intimate Address’ writing workshop at the Emerging Writers’ Festival Writers’ Night School. 6.30-8p.m., The Wheeler Centre workshop space, 176 Little Lonsdale St. Tickets on sale here.
Nonfiction expert Ellena Savage shares tools and tips to create intimate and powerful works of creative nonfiction. Learn to write with urgency and artistry in the development of autobiographical and research-driven nonfiction. Forget about word counts, editors and audiences, and focus on the craft of writing.