Melbourne writers festival is the annual celebration for writers, readers and thinkers.
The 11-day program features the world's leading writers, thinkers, illustrators and performers. From lively panel discussions, film screenings, workshops, debates, launches, performances, professional development sessions and more, the Festival is filled with events that celebrate the written word. International literary sensations, edgy innovators and grand old masters will delight with stories and ideas that make you think, smile, laugh and cry.
The dedicated children's sessions and the renowned Schools' Program opens up a world where children can meet and interact with their literary idols; be inspired to try creative writing and develop their love of books.
Melbourne Writers Festival is held at a range of venues across Melbourne, from the Festival hub that is Federation Square to the Town Hall, ArtPlay and beyond. With over 350 international and local writers, at over 300 events, don't miss this world-class festival; to find out more, follow the festival on Twitter, like the festival on Facebook, subscribe to the e-newsletter, or simply visit the website
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