There’s been a lot of discussion around the culture of unpaid internships in the creative industries, so we asked Jack Kenchington-Evans, Director of Interns Australia, for his thoughts on the matter.
When is it okay and when it crossing a line? We spoke to some arts professionals who got their starts as interns and volunteers.
"Being surrounded by so many talented people, both writers and festival staff, was incredibly inspiring. That's the power of a festival like EWF - and the best bit is that as a Creative Producer you are an integral part of making it happen."
We spoke to Jes Layton, one of our fantastic Creative Producers from EWF16, about what it was like to be a part of the Emerging Writers’ Festival.
It’s that time of the year again and we are looking for amazing individuals to undertake our unique internship program – our awesome Creative Producers!
"I fell madly in love with the festival when I first moved to Melbourne in 2014, and it's been a highlight of my year ever since. I wanted to be closer to and more involved with the festival. It's a great learning and skills-development opportunity t...
"I was looking for something big and colourful to do this year; something I could really test myself against and grow through. When I heard about the opportunity to be a Creative Producer at the Emerging Writers’ Festival, I knew it was the perfect...