Books and Reading

Come take part in this tradition of storytelling through events that celebrate the spoken word, the act of sharing stories, lived experiences and stories that are brought to life.

Poetry Slam and Book Swap

Poetry Slam and Book Swap

23 March 2022 5:00pm7:00pm
Come for the literature - stay for the vibes! Whether you just want to relax and listen, share a piece on the open mic, or swap a book, this free session will be positively chill. *finger snaps*

UQ Alumni Book Fair and Rare Book Auction

30 April 2021 9:00am3 May 2021 3:00pm
Join us at the UQ Alumni Book Fair (30 April –3 May 2021) and the Rare Book Auction (6.30pm Friday 30 April)!

Living Book Series: Female writers

9 March 2020 12:00pm1:00pm
To celebrate International Women's Day, why not come down and share your love of reading and writing with others.

Living Book Series: Life as an International Student

20 February 2020 12:00pm1:00pm
Come hear from International Students past and present as they share their lived experience of being an International Student in Brisbane. Experience their highs and lows, ask questions and learn how they conquered life as an international student.