Events

As Time Goes By: managing time and place in memoir

Staying on top of timelines and setting details can be a difficult process. This masterclass will help you to manage continuity in your work, and ensure your reader stays grounded in the story.

Presented by Michelle Dicinoski.

Sunday 24 May
Time: 10:30am – 4:30pm
Venue: The Learning Centre, QWC, Level 2, State Library of Queensland, Cultural Centre, Stanley Place, South Brisbane, QLD.
Tickets: $210 / $189 concession / $160 QWC members. Please book online.

Robert Adamson in conversation with Stephen Romei.

Tuesday 26 May
Time: 6:00pm for a 6:30pm start.
Venue: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, NSW 2037.
Tickets: $12 / $9 concession / gleeclub free. Please book online.

Neil Cadigan author talk.

Thursday 4 June
Time: 2:00pm for a 2:30pm start
Venue: Gordon Library, Meeting Room 1, 799 Pacifc Hwy, Gordon, NSW 2072.
Tickets: $5. Please RSVP to gordon.library@kmc.nsw.gov.au

Please join Black Inc. and the Avenue Bookshop for the launch of Across the Seas by Klaus Neumann. To be launched by David Manne.

Thursday 11 June
Time: 6:30pm for a 7:00pm start.
Venue: The Avenue Bookshop, 127 Dundas St, Albert Park, VIC 3206.
Tickets: Free event. Please RSVP to enquiries@blackincbooks.com by June 4th.

Malcolm Knox, Madeleine Morris, Dr Nick Rose and Kirsten Larsen discuss the supermarket superpowers.

This event has booked out.

Tuesday 16 June
Time: 6:15pm – 7:15pm.
Venue: The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne, VIC 3000.
Tickets: Free event. Please book online.

Amanda Lohrey in conversation with James Boyce about A Short History of Richard Kline.

Thursday 18 June
Time: 5:30pm
Venue: Fullers Bookshop, 131 Collins St, Hobart, TAS 7000.
Tickets: Free event. Please book online.

Klaus Neumann in conversation with Arnold Zable about Across the Seas.

Saturday 20 June
Time: 1:00pm – 2:00pm.
Venue: The Immigration Museum, 400 Flinders St, Melbourne, VIC 3000.
Tickets: $12, includes entry to the Museum. Please book online.

Malcolm Knox in conversation with Dr. Rebecca Huntley

Tuesday 30 June
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm.
Venue: Gleebooks, 49 Glebe Point Road, Glebe, NSW 2037.
Tickets: $12 / $9 concession / gleeclub free. Please book online.

Garth Callender in conversation with Major General John Cantwell AO, DSC, author of Exit Wounds

Wednesday 8 July
Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm
Venue: Riverbend Books, 193 Oxford Street, Bulimba, QLD 4171.
Tickets: $8. Please book online.


News

Black Inc. and Nero have won the Small Publisher of the Year Award at the 2015 Australian Book Industry Awards.

Night Games by Anna Krien has been shortlisted for the New Writing Award in the 2015 Cross British Sports Book Awards.

Book club notes for Amanda Lohrey's A Short History of Richard Kline are now available.

Nona and Me by Clare Atkins and Laurinda by Alice Pung have both been longlisted for the 2015 Inky Awards.

The Invisible History of the Human Race by Christine Kenneally has been shortlisted for the 2015 Stella Prize.

Twiggy by Andrew Burrell has won the 2014 Ashurst Business Literature Prize.

Laurinda by Alice Pung and The Invisible History of the Human Race by Christine Kenneally have both been longlisted for the 2015 Stella Prize.

Twiggy by Andrew Burrell has been shortlisted for the 2014 Ashurst Business Literature Prize.