Events May 2018

3 May - The Bookworm Beijing Sci Fi Book Club (Beijing) Join The Bookworm's weekly SciFi Book Club to talk about your favorite science fiction short stories! Each meeting we choose a short story to read and discuss. Authors we've talked about so far include Greg Egan,...

Events April 2018

6-8 April - Newcastle Writers Festival (Newcastle) Featuring Amal Awad, Alex Morris, Carolyn McKay, Bruce Pascoe, Cherie Johnson, Holly Ringland, Gretel Killeen, Julie Koh, Julia Baird, Minerva Khodabande, Nancy Cushing, Nick Toscano, Selina Tusitala Marsh, Zeny Giles...

Events March 2018

1-11 March - Krithi International Book Fair (Kerala) Kerala, the most literate state in India has created a niche in Indian literature through its distinct style that has always stood a class apart. With an outstanding population of avid readers and literature...

Events January 2018

10 January - Book Talk: Trying Not to Try by Edward Slingerland (Beijing) We’re typically taught that the best way to reach our goals or to be satisfied is to try harder or strive more intensely, but pushing harder is often actually counterproductive. Some of the most...

Events December 2017

1 December - The Writing Room Showcase (London) Performances from 22 brilliant poets who have been tutored by Roger Robinson. Performers include Immaculata Abba, Momtaza Mehri, Sumia Jaama, Oakley Flanagan, Jamal Mehmood, Dominic Holman, Anita Barton-Williams, Zahrah...

Events November 2017

1 November - Public Lecture: From Counterculture to Subculture The Study of Social Movement in Japan after the 3.11 Disaster (Melbourne) This presentation discusses from a cultural perspective how young activists deconstruct conventional forms of organization and...