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 Michael  Atherton

Michael Atherton on the cultural history of the piano in Australia

Emeritus Professor Michael Atherton will discuss his new beautifully illustrated book, A Coveted Possession: The Rise and Fall of the Piano in Australia, which tells the intriguing cultural history of Australia’s relationship with the piano. As well as being a writer, Atherton is a composer and performer across several instruments, and several genres and styles of music. Atherton will be joined by Professor of Music, Mark Pollard.

Free, but please book here.

Date:   Wednesday 18 July

Time:   6:30pm

Venue: Readings Hawthorn — 701 Glenferrie Rd, Hawthorn, Victoria, 3122

Price:   This is a free event

Book Launch: Mental

Book Launch: Mental

Join us for the launch of Mental: Everything You Never Knew You Needed to Know about Mental Health By Dr Steve Ellen and Catherine Deveny

Book launch
Thursday 19 July, 6pm
Bouvier Bar
159 Lygon St, Brunswick East

To be launched by Rob Selzer

RSVP to [email protected]
by 15 July

 

Date:   Thursday 19 July

Time:   6:00pm

Venue: Bouvier Bar, 159 Lygon St, Brunswick East

Price:   This is a free event

 Moreno  Giovannoni

Next Big Thing: Bloodlines Edition with Moreno Giovannoni

Moreno Giovannoni will share a taste of his new work of fiction, The Fireflies of Autumn, at The Wheeler Centre's latest The Next Big Thing event. Bookings are essential. 

 

 

Date:   Monday 23 July

Time:   6:15pm

Venue: The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale St, Melbourne VIC 3000

Price:   This is a free event

 Michael  Atherton

Michael Atherton in conversation with Jayson Gillham and Joshua Weilerstein

Pianist Jayson Gillham, the child prodigy from the Queensland bush, and Joshua Weilerstein, who hails from a notable music dynasty, will be performaing Beethoven and Brahms at Hamer Hall. Join them for a free post-concert conversation with Michael Atherton on Monday 23 July inside the Stalls Foyer. 

Date:   Monday 23 July

Time:   8:30pm

Venue: Hamer Hall, 100 St Kilda Rd, Southbank VIC 3004

Price:   This is a free event

Bob Murphy

Bob Murphy Book Signing – Collins Ballarat

Meet legendary AFL footballer and former captain of the Western Bulldogs, Bob Murphy.

In his unique memoir, Leather Soul, Bob Murphy takes the reader inside his seventeen-year career, including his three years as captain of the AFL Western Bulldogs, exploring the people, places and events that shaped him.
 

Date:   Sunday 29 July

Time:   12:00pm

Venue: Collins Ballarat, 22 Lydiard St, Ballarat VIC

Price:   This is a free event

Bob Murphy

Bob Murphy Book Signing – Readings Carlton

Meet legendary AFL footballer and former captain of the Western Bulldogs, Bob Murphy.

In his unique memoir, Leather Soul, Bob Murphy takes the reader inside his seventeen-year career, including his three years as captain of the AFL Western Bulldogs, exploring the people, places and events that shaped him.

Date:   Monday 30 July

Time:   12:30pm

Venue: Readings Pop-Up, Lygon Shopping Court, Carlton VIC 3053

Price:   This is a free event

Bob Murphy

Bob Murphy in conversation with Martin Flanagan - Booked Out

 

** Please note that this event has booked out **

 

Bob Murphy’s autobiography, Leather Soul, takes the reader inside his seventeen-year career, including his three-years as captain of the Western Bulldogs. Hosted by Martin Flanagan, Bob Murppy will explore the people, places and events that have shaped him. 

Date:   Monday 30 July

Time:   6:15pm

Venue: The Wheeler Centre, 176 Little Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Price:   This is a free event

Bob Murphy

Bob Murphy Book Signing – WH Smith, Southern Cross Station

Meet legendary AFL footballer and former captain of the Western Bulldogs, Bob Murphy, and get your copy of Leather Soul signed!

Date:   Tuesday 31 July

Time:   5:00pm

Venue: WH Smith, Southern Cross Station, Ground Floor, Southern Cross Station, Melbourne

Price:   This is a free event

Bob Murphy

Bob Murphy in conversation with Peter Hanlon

Bob Murphy’s autobiography, Leather Soul, takes the reader inside his seventeen-year career, including his three-years as captain of the Bulldogs.

Hosted by Peter Hanlon, Bob Murphy will explore the people, places and events that have shaped him. 

Date:   Tuesday 31 July

Time:   7:00pm

Venue: The Junction Hotel, 15 Hall Street, Newport VIC

Price:   $15 (includes ‘footy food’!)