About the Emerging Writers’ Festival

The Emerging Writers’ Festival is a not-for-profit organisation whose foundations are built on supporting emerging writers. We are a place where creativity and innovation are celebrated, where new talent is nurtured and where diverse voices from across Australia are represented.

The 2018 Emerging Writers’ Festival runs from Tuesday 19 June – Friday 29 June.

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR / CO-CEO

Izzy Roberts-Orr

GENERAL MANAGER / CO-CEO

Will Dawson

PROGRAM COORDINATOR

Linh Nguyen

MARKETING & PUBLICITY COORDINATOR

Julianna Toth

OPERATIONS MANAGER

Katie Wilkins

ASSOCIATE PRODUCER

Aisha Trambas

WEBSITE DEVELOPER

Fine Thought

GRAPHIC DESIGN

Loupe Studio

FESTIVAL ILLUSTRATION

Freda Chiu

FESTIVAL PHOTOGRAPHY

Snehargo Ghosh

CREATIVE PRODUCERS

Vishaka Kumar
Mia McAuslan
Duyen Nguyen
Ruby-Rose Pivet-Marsh
Christian Tsoutsouvas

EMERGING WRITERS’ FESTIVAL BOARD

Craig Semple (Chair)
Erica Chan (Secretary)
Sandra Stoklossa (Treasurer)
Fran Berry
Cate Blake
Tim Fisher
Latoyah Forsyth
Kirsten Freeman
Andrea Spencer
Cara Sputore

PROGRAM ADVISORY COMMITTEE

Each year the EWF works with a small group of writers and industry professionals with strong local and national networks to develop the festival program. The 2018 Program Advisory Committee is:

Andy Butler
Jax Jacki Brown
Kat Clarke
Bronte Coates
Hannah Donnelly
Dr Melinda Harvey
Khalid Warsame

SUPPORTERS

We thank our generous supporters.

CONTACT

IN WRITING

PO Box 21251
Little Lonsdale St
Melbourne VIC 8011

PHONE

+(613) 9094 7839

OFFICE

We are located in the Wheeler Centre for Books, Writing & Ideas.

EMAIL

You can also reach us via email here.

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