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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Professional Development & Writers' Night School

Writers Night School: Short Stories

It’s hard to articulate what makes a short story so powerful, and even harder to triumph in writing one. What is possible within a short story? What makes a short story too ambitious, or not ambitious enough? Join Paige Clark, author of the acclaimed short story collection She Is Haunted, to learn about the tenants of satisfying, memorable short story writing, from scope, pace, imagery and character.


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

Thursday 22 June, 6:30PM

The Wheeler Centre
Workshop Space Level 4, 176 Lt Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, 3000, VIC


Paige Clark

Paige Clark is a writer, researcher and teacher.