The Melbourne Writers Festival is happening in Melbourne, Australia from 30 August till 8 September.
Victoria’s premier annual literary event. The Festival connects writers and stories to celebrate a world of literature, explore universal ideas, and inspire a global community of readers.
This year’s Festival theme is “When We Talk About Love”.
For all sessions and workshops check out their website here:
Melbourne Writers Festival
I wrote this after I heard about Courtney Herron who was a woman beaten to death last month. I had that Leslie Gore song “You Dont Own Me” stuck in my head at the time and was influenced by it…
In 1995 UNESCO decided that the World Book and Copyright Day would be celebrated on 23 April, as the date is also the anniversary of the death of William Shakespeare and Inca Garcilaso de la Vega, as well as that of the birth or death of several other prominent authors.