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Six Square Metres by Margaret Simons  – Book Review by Meldi

Six Square Metres by Margaret Simons – Book Review by Meldi

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Her day job is as the Director of the Centre for Advancing Journalism at the University of Melbourne. Her personal sanctuary is her vegetable garden in an inner city suburb of Melbourne which comprises six square metres. Reading this book on gardening – which Margaret Simons cautions early on is…

Hill of Content: Books, Art, Music, People – Enduring Currency

Hill of Content: Books, Art, Music, People – Enduring Currency

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The Hill of Content a bookshop in Melbourne, Australia, conjures up all sorts of pleasurable images of a place where grace serenity and endless joy can be found

Melbourne Art Book Fair –  NGV International in May, 2015

Melbourne Art Book Fair – NGV International in May, 2015

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Melbourne is one of eleven UNESCO Cities of Literature and the National Gallery of Victoria (NGV) will present the first Melbourne Art Book Fair May 1 – 3, 2015

Gemma Bovary – Vive La Difference, French Film Festival 2015

Gemma Bovary – Vive La Difference, French Film Festival 2015

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Gemma Bovary is a sensuous handsome film with impressive acting and super scenery, a delightful reworking of an iconic French satirical tale with a modern twist