The Emerging Writers’ Festival work, learn and play largely on the land of the Kulin nation, and pay our respects to their Elders, past and present.

EWF celebrates the history and creativity of the world’s oldest living culture.

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Free, Online & Panel

Into The Hybrid: A Dialogue of New Works

Peek behind the creative curtain of writers working in the digital space. With Host Caroline Bowditch (Arts Access Victoria CEO and Artistic Director) writers will be invited to share new hybrid-multimedia work. Followed by a powerful discussion about their work, digital practices, and the process, vision and inspiration behind them.

Join us LIVE here via EWF YouTube channel –

* Please purchase a free ticket if you are joining us IRL at The Wheeler Centre. Thank you!

This event is presented in partnership with Arts Access Victoria.

Presented in partnership with:


Live Caption, Auslan, Wheelchair, Service Animal, Quiet Room (Reception/Level 3 Library), Hearing Loop, Accessible toilets

Tuesday 20 June, 11am

The Wheeler Centre
Performance Space Level 2, 176 Lt Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000, VIC


Caroline Bowditch

After 16 years living and working in the UK, Caroline returned to Australia in July 2018 to take up the role as CEO at Arts Access Victoria.

Alex Creece

Alex Creece is a writer, poet, collage artist, and average kook living on Wadawurrung land.

Jenny Hickinbotham

Jenny is currently creating Homelessness Turquoise for her next show and undertaking her PhD studies/research.

Elena Macdonald

Elena Macdonald is a descendant of the Paredarerme Nation, located on the east coast of Trouwunna/lutruwita. A writer, story teller and knowledge holder, Elena splits her time between Naarm and Trouwunna.