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Listen and learn – Melbourne is home to universities and groups offering lectures and talks on mind-expanding topics.
Raw Cooking Class - Tuesday 16 August 2016, 6pm to 8:30pm - Talks & workshops

Raw Cooking Class

16 Aug 2016, Urban Yoga
Learn how to adopt a more healthy, creative and delicious diet in your life at this raw cooking class - keep it warm, keep it raw.
Brexit in Historical Context  - Wednesday 17 August 2016, 6pm to 7pm - Talks & workshops

Brexit in Historical Context

17 Aug 2016, Morgans at 401
Baffled by Brexit? Join Professor Philomena Murray for a talk entitled Sovereignty and Separation: Brexit in Historical Context.
How to Live a More Conscious Life - Saturday 30 July 2016, 6pm to 8pm - Talks & workshops

How to Live a More Conscious Life

30 Jul 2016, Urban Yoga
Take part in a question and answer session on how to live a more conscious life, with guest speaker Krishnaloka.
One Object, Many Stories - Thursday 04 August 2016, 12:30pm to 1:30pm - Talks & workshops

One Object, Many Stories

4 Aug 2016, State Library of Victoria
Come and discover the colourful history of a rare book created to launch Melbourne's bid for the XVI Olympiad.
Wilder Beasts: The Global Scary and Supernatural - Tuesday 13 September 2016, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

Wilder Beasts: The Global Scary and Supernatural

13 Sep 2016, The Wheeler Centre Books Writing Ideas
Join Sami Shah and a panel of speakers for a broader, spookier discussion of genre fiction from across the world.
Take Cover: Jon Gray on Book Design - Monday 12 September 2016, 7:30pm to 8:30pm - Talks & workshops

Take Cover: Jon Gray on Book Design

12 Sep 2016, Federation Square
In conversation with WH Chong, Jon Gray will discuss the art and artistry of great cover design.
Let the Games Begin: Storytelling Extended - Wednesday 14 September 2016, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

Let the Games Begin: Storytelling Extended

14 Sep 2016, The Wheeler Centre Books Writing Ideas
Look at the ways writers can seize on the creative and collaborative potential of games. Can great games rival great works of literature?
Watch It!: Writing for TV, Then and Now - Wednesday 07 September 2016, 6:15pm to 7:15pm - Talks & workshops

Watch It!: Writing for TV, Then and Now

7 Sep 2016, The Wheeler Centre Books Writing Ideas
Look contemporary small-screen culture square in the eye – and ask what's changed, who's doing its best work and what's in it for writers.
Melbourne Stories - Thursday 28 July 2016 to Tuesday 20 September 2016 - Talks & workshops

Melbourne Stories

28 Jul 2016 - 20 Sep 2016, The Johnston Collection
Melbourne Stories is a series of lectures celebrating the social and cultural history of Melbourne.
Orientalism - Tuesday 13 September 2016, 10am to 11:30am - Talks & workshops

Orientalism

13 Sep 2016, The Johnston Collection
Sylvia Sagona, an internationally recognised specialist in 19th century French society, explores Orientalism as an art movement.

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