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Paperback Bookshop :: Melbourne

There is not much space in the Paperback Bookshop, but enough to come close to books and stories and other book lovers. Let’s hide here, in the maze of paperback books, and leave the bustle of the city centre outside. 725 more words


Upcoming Events: Gleebooks, Stanton Library and the Wheeler Centre and Readings

I’m about to head off to Adelaide Writers’ Week, but excitingly I’ll also be doing a series of events in Sydney and Melbourne over the next month. 262 more words


Writing Isn't Safe

Last week I came across this article from the Wheeler Centre by Jessie Cole which talks about the self revelation of writing fiction. As an author, I’ve had that happen to me. 236 more words



I met Jen on Sunday at The Wheeler Centre. Between volunteer duties we learned some tricks of the trade at the Blog to Book seminar and later had a chat in the quiet comfort of the… 742 more words

Melbourne Writers Festival

Talks talks talks

People of Melbourne, we have arrived at Epic Festivals Season. Yes, the tumble roll of MIFFMWFFRINGEMELBFEST is here, and that has landed this lil lady in a puddle of panel discussions! 619 more words


In conversation with JARVIS COCKER & Florian Habicht

As part of the Melbourne International Film Festival:
Yesterday at The Wheeler Centre, we joined 3RRR’s resident Britpop expert Steve Wide, in conversation with New Zealand’s Florian Habicht (Pulp: A Film About Life, Death and Supermarkets, MIFF 2014; Love Story, MIFF 2012) and, via Skype, Britpop wunderkind Jarvis Cocker, as they talked about reinventing the rock doc in honour of Pulp’s hometown Sheffield. 73 more words


Patrick White on fire

I have just finished reading Patrick White’s ‘Riders in the Chariot.’

Boy, when the Big Editor in the sky handed out talent he didn’t leave any for the rest of us, did he? 512 more words