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26 August @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Threeo Cafe and Eats, 244 South Terrace,
South Fremantle, 6162
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$6 – $10

Guests Dennis Haskell and Daphne Milne will read their poetry, plus 12 x 3 minute open mic.

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Book Tour and Meet the Author: Julie Janson

27 August @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on 23 August 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on 27 August 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on 29 August 2019 at 10:30 am

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Julie Janson will talk about her new historical novel The Light Horse Ghost, set in Kalgoorlie Boulder in 1919 after the return of the Light Horse. Magabala will publish Julie's historical novel, Benevolence about the Hawkesbury River Darug people, in early 2020. Julie will appear at the following times and locations: Thursday 22 August, 5.00 to 6.30 pm, Albany Library Friday 23 August, 2.00 to 3.00 pm, Denmark Library Tuesday 27 August, 4.00 to 6.00 pm, Esperance library Thursday 29…

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‘Honestly, this really happened to me’ – Monologue Workshop with Hellie Turner

27 August @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until 17 September 2019

Centre for Stories, 100 Aberdeen Street
Northbridge, WA 6003 Australia
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$300

Highly experienced WA playwright Hellie Turner invites you to engage with her in a lively 7 week workshop, designed to assist you to construct & write a dramatic monologue centred on a ‘defining event or issue’ from your life story.

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Steve Hawke in Conversation

27 August @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Victoria Park Library, 27 Sussex Street
East Victoria Park, WA 6101 Australia
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$3

Steve Hawke, author and son of the late Bob Hawke, will be discussing his newly released novel, Out of Time in conversation with editor Naama Grey-Smith. His new book explores dementia and its impact on relationships. Steve is also the author of The Valley, published in 2018. Out of Time is his second novel. He has also written the stage play Jandamarra, and the children’s novel Barefoot Kids. His non-fiction writing includes the biography Polly Farmer (1994) and A Town Is…

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Book Tour and Meet the Author: Julie Janson

29 August @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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One event on 23 August 2019 at 2:00 pm

One event on 27 August 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on 29 August 2019 at 10:30 am

Photo of author Julie Janson

Julie Janson will talk about her new historical novel The Light Horse Ghost, set in Kalgoorlie Boulder in 1919 after the return of the Light Horse. Magabala will publish Julie's historical novel, Benevolence about the Hawkesbury River Darug people, in early 2020. Julie will appear at the following times and locations: Thursday 22 August, 5.00 to 6.30 pm, Albany Library Friday 23 August, 2.00 to 3.00 pm, Denmark Library Tuesday 27 August, 4.00 to 6.00 pm, Esperance library Thursday 29…

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Dervla McTiernan and Sara Foster: In Conversation

29 August @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Armadale Library, Shop #64 Armadale Central Shopping Centre,10 Orchard Avenue
Armadale, WA 6112 Australia
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Free
close up of author Dervla McTiernan

Listen to Dervla McTiernan in conversation with Sara Foster.

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Dr Michael Levitt and The Happy Bowel

29 August @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Victoria Park Library, 27 Sussex Street
East Victoria Park, WA 6101 Australia
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$3

Dr Michael Levitt has restored hundreds of patients to bowel health and happiness. Join Dr Levitt to find out more about his comprehensive guide, The Happy Bowel, full of practical advice, helpful tips and clear explanations for how to obtain and maintain a successfully working bowel.

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Between the Sheets: Artists’ Books Exhibition Opening

29 August @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Gallery Central, 12 Aberdeen Street
Perth, WA 6000 Australia
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Image: a series of book covers rolled over, blank inside. Artwork by Gera Woltjer

Between the Sheets: Artists' Books Exhibition 2019 will be opened by Paul Uhlmann, Artist and Senior Lecturer at Edith Cowan University at at 6 pm on Thursday 29 August at Gallery Central, 12 Aberdeen Street, Perth. Gallery East presents an exhibition of 70 works by 59 artists from 7 countries challenging the notions of the traditional book. Makers include printmakers, photographers, architects, wordsmiths, textile artists, painters, sculptors, digital artists, and, for the first time, a glass artist, with both traditional…

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SongCraft 7 Week Songwriting Circle

29 August @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until 12 September 2019

Earthwise Community, 315 Bagot Road
Subiaco, WA 6008 Australia
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$185.71 – $233.19
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In this 7 week songwriting circle, beginners, musicians, poets and longtime songwriters learn how to craft better lyrics and get more involved in the storytelling aspect of songwriting.

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2019 Spring Soiree Sundowner Sessions at KSP

30 August @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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One event on 27 September 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on 25 October 2019 at 6:30 pm

One event on 29 November 2019 at 6:30 pm

KSP Writers’ Centre, 11 Old York Road
Greenmount, WA 6056 Australia
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$5 – $10

The KSP Writers' Centre is proud to bring you Sundowner Sessions, with featured author talks nights on the last Friday of each month from Aug-Nov.

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Win a Festival Pass and 5 nights’ accommodation for 2 people at this year’s Ubud Writers Festival

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