Booktalkers 2012


The Centre for Youth Literature will continue to present a program of inspiring professional development events for teachers and librarians.

21 February:

CYL turns 21! – a celebration with Melina Marchetta, David Levithan and other guest authors and a look at 21 years of special events at the Centre.

31 July:

Middling through – cultural identity and reading in the middle school years

23 October:

InkyFest – with 2012 Inky Award-nominated authors, 2011 Gold Inky winner James Moloney and author Rhiannon Hart

4 December:

Publishers’ showcase –guest authors and publishers look at new titles for  2013

All events will be held at the State Library of Victoria, except ‘Middling through’ (at Camberwell Girls’ Grammar School). Events run from 6pm to 8.30pm and refreshments are included.

Entry to Booktalkers events is $35 for non-subscribers – or you can subscribe to all four events for $110.

For more information and a subscription form, visit


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