Sunday 7th Dec: Poetry at the Republic Bar and Cafe, 299 Elizabeth St. North Hobart, featuring:
* 1 p.m. Barbecue in beer garden;
* 2 p.m. Masala concert, a hybrid of world music sounds;
* 3 p.m. Launch of The Poets' Republic Broadsheet #2;
followed by a reading from Launceston poet Tim Thorne;
* 3.30 p.m. Summer Open Reading Competition (5-minute time limit, literary prizes). For more details, contact Liz Winfield leggs456 @ msn.com, ph (03) 6272 9324.
(Poetry at this pub happens on the 1st Sunday of every month).