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May 2018
$20

May Boo Radley Book Club – William Shakespeare, ‘Macbeth’

May 24 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Henley Club,
Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Humanities 21 and the Disruptive Business Network invite you to a book club unlike any other. The Boo Radley Book Club explores what lessons literature can teach us about our working and personal lives.

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June 2018
Free - $40

Festival of Homer – opening night cocktail party

June 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Kelvin Club,
14-30 Melbourne Place
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Our 2018 Festival of Homer begins with a cocktail party celebrating all things Homeric. Humanities 21 presents an evening of drinks, nibbles and inspiration.

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$30 - $40

Festival of Homer – translating the Odyssey: a new perspective

June 16 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Hellenic Museum,
280 William Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Melbourne-based journalist and podcaster Matt Smith will interview Professor Emily Wilson via videoconference to explore her experience translating the Odyssey, the choices she made when developing her translation, and the importance of new translations to bridge the gap between antiquity and the contemporary world.

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$30 - $40

Festival of Homer – at home with Homer’s heroes: Mycenaean palaces

June 16 @ 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Hellenic Museum,
280 William Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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The world of the Homeric heroes is partly a fantasy and partly a dim cultural memory of the Mycenaean civilisation, which dominated Greece from around 1600-1200 BC.

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$25

Festival of Homer – pavilion lunch

June 16 @ 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Hellenic Museum,
280 William Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Continue the Greek festivities of the Festival of Homer by indulging in a delicious lunch in the Hellenic Museum's Pavllion Cafe. Your pavilion lunch includes a free tour of the Hellenic Museum's current exhibitions.

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$30 - $40

Festival of Homer – debate: was Achilles a Hero or just a Very Naughty Boy?

June 16 @ 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Hellenic Museum,
280 William Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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THE EVENT The wrath of Achilles is the central theme of Homer’s Iliad. But what kind of person is Achilles? The character presented by Homer is complex and multi-faceted. It is one of Homer’s great strengths that his characters are open to…

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$30 - $40

Festival of Homer – is Ithaka Ithaka?

June 17 @ 10:30 am - 11:30 am
Hellenic Museum,
280 William Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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THE EVENT Describing his homeland, Homer’s Odysseus famously says that Ithaka is one of a group of islands but that it lies 'last of all on the water toward the dark while the rest face the Sun.' These few words have ignited…

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$25 - $65

Festival of Homer – Greek Sunday lunch

June 17 @ 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Hellenic Museum,
280 William Street
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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THE EVENT Join us for a long lazy lunch with family and friends in the leafy courtyard of the Hellenic Museum. The Greek Sunday Lunch will feature a delicious selection of food from our bespoke woodfired ovens. To drink, we'll offer you…

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$20

June Boo Radley Book Club – Ayn Rand, ‘The Fountainhead’

June 28 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Henley Club,
Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Humanities 21 and the Disruptive Business Network invite you to a book club unlike any other. The Boo Radley Book Club explores what lessons literature can teach us about our working and personal lives.

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July 2018
$20

July Boo Radley Book Club – John Marsden, ‘Tomorrow When the War Began’

July 26 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Henley Club,
Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Humanities 21 and the Disruptive Business Network invite you to a book club unlike any other. The Boo Radley Book Club explores what lessons literature can teach us about our working and personal lives.

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August 2018
$20

August Boo Radley Book Club – ‘Diary of Anne Frank’

August 23 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Henley Club,
Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Humanities 21 and the Disruptive Business Network invite you to a book club unlike any other. The Boo Radley Book Club explores what lessons literature can teach us about our working and personal lives.

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September 2018
$20

September Boo Radley Book Club – Joseph Heller, ‘Catch 22’

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Henley Club,
Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Humanities 21 and the Disruptive Business Network invite you to a book club unlike any other. The Boo Radley Book Club explores what lessons literature can teach us about our working and personal lives.

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October 2018
$20

October Boo Radley Book Club – Ann Patchett, ‘Bel Canto’

October 25 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Henley Club,
Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Humanities 21 and the Disruptive Business Network invite you to a book club unlike any other. The Boo Radley Book Club explores what lessons literature can teach us about our working and personal lives.

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November 2018
$20

November Boo Radley Book Club – Charles Dickens, ‘A Christmas Carol’

November 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Henley Club,
Level 1, 8 Rankins Lane
Melbourne, Victoria 3000 Australia
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Humanities 21 and the Disruptive Business Network invite you to a book club unlike any other. The Boo Radley Book Club explores what lessons literature can teach us about our working and personal lives.

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