Women of Letters is an afternoon that celebrates a diverse range of strong female talent whilst simultaneously raising funds for Victorian animal rescue shelter, Edgar’s Mission.
Co-curated by Marieke Hardy and Michaela McGuire, the monthly occasion brings together five of Melbourne’s best and brightest writers, musicians, politicians and comedians in celebration of the beautiful lost art of letter-writing.


Upcoming events

Women of Letters, part seventy three in a series.

November 26, 2017, 2:30pm - November 26, 2017, 12:00am

Greetings WoL lovers and lovettes! Can you hear that giddy, frolicsome BANG? That’s the BANG we’re intending to finish off the year with! November is finally here, and while we’re sad to say au revoir to 2017, we also have a lot to celebrate—summer is rolling in and so is another wondrous, woman-filled wafternoon celebrating the lost and languid art of letter-writing at the Thornbury Theatre! On Sunday, 26 November, Women of Letters will be bringing together on stage for the first time ever: Radio producer, presenter, educator and co-founder of Still Nomads, Areej Nur DJ, PBS Radio Presenter, event curator and community youth worker, MzRizk (DJ) Journalist, television presenter, screenwriter and author, Sheridan Jobbins Journalist, presenter, MC, author, and co-director/co-producer of ABC’s Heroes, Angela Pippos Leading literary figure, poet, and award winning author of The World Beneath, Cate Kennedy Renowned television, film and theatre actor, and singer-songwriter, Abi Tucker These brilliant dames will each be reading 'A Letter to How I Figured It Out’, alongside the slowjams provided by RICHIE 1250. Join us for a most entertaining afternoon celebrating a brilliant line-up of female talent whilst simultaneously raising funds for animal rescue shelter, Edgar's Mission. Tickets are $20.00 plus b.f. and are available through the Oztix website, or $25.00 on the door, if available. Bookings ESSENTIAL.

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