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Arnold Zable In Conversation: A Retrospective

Arnold Zable is a legendary Melbourne storyteller, novelist, and recipient of the Australia Council Award for Lifetime Achievement in Literature. He will discuss a writer’s journey, culminating in his most [...]
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Rhythm’N’Words

A happy union of original electronic beats by Cameron Saunders and Clay Ravin and textual explorations by wordsmith Morgan Williams, with Tarquin Percy-Williams on bass. 100% local. 100% live. Followed [...]
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Publishing Is More Than Print

All-things-publishing Guru will enlighten you on the many channels for getting your work out there besides conventional print. On the digital front, there are various flavours of eBooks, plus audiobooks, [...]
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Maia vs Petrus

Maia versus Petrus Locals Maia Irell & Petrus Spronk team up to give you an insight into the creative life of the well loved artist Petrus Spronk. Inspired by a [...]
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Erin Riley

Erin Riley Special guest speaker, Words in Winter Festival Followed by Festival Opening at 5pm   By day, Erin Riley is a social worker, having spent most of the last [...]
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U3A-Schools Morning Tea Readings

U3A-Schools Morning Tea Readings U3A and Schools Morning Tea readings and award presentations. Meeting of old and new writers. A multigenerational gathering with special guest Georgie Rose Puppetry doing an [...]
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Shadow Puppetry Performances

Shadow Puppetry Performances Georgie Rose is a puppeteer & storyteller. She shares a shadow puppet performance inspired by the classic and much loved story of ‘Le Petit Prince’ by Antoine [...]
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Festival Launch. Wear it Purple Day

Festival Launch. Wear it Purple Day Wear it purple for safe, empowering and inclusive environments for LGBT youth. 4pm Special guest Erin Riley (they/them) speaks about gender identity and writing. [...]
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Words in Winter is an annual literary and arts festival held in August each year in the Hepburn Shire and surrounding districts.