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Happy Children's Book Week!

Children’s Book Week is held in August every year to celebrate Australian Children’s literature and during this week Children’s Book of the Year winners are also announced. 147 more words


Thank you and Goodbye!

The time has come and the end is nigh.

Before we all get stuck in to the last few weeks of furiously writing and polishing our dissertations, we just wanted to thank you all for keeping up with the Litmus 2016 blog. 98 more words

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Public speaking

Public speaking has never (ever, ever) been my forte. I remember the first time I had to speak in front of a group of people, in a debate class. 183 more words


Author Carol Luna to Read from her New Book!

Join us for a special story time on Saturday, August 13, where local author Carol Luna will read from her new picture book, Tomas and the Galapagos adventure!


Straight from the Lexicographer's Mouth: An Enjoyable Talk about the OED (Oxford English Dictionary)

A  report about a fascinating talk about the Oxford English Dictionary by Edmund Weiner

Anyone who loves words would have been as rapt as we were at the Oxford Authors’ Alliance last night, when… 637 more words


Author talk by Dave Goddard on Thursday 7 July

Join us as we host West Australian author Dave Goddard on

Thursday 7 July, 6—7:30pm.

Dr Goddard has worked as an educator and a facilitator for change, specialising in Aboriginal Community Development, working between bureaucracies and remote communities. 91 more words


Winchester Writers' Festival - Thoughts from Scholars and Student Hosts

The Winchester Writers’ Festival took place on the 17-19th of June and it was a fantastic weekend, jam-packed with talks, readings and panels, and a fantastic keynote speech given by… 1,106 more words

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