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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Aries Gacutan

Aries M. Gacutan (they/them) is an Australian-Filipino writer who thinks a lot about what emojis to put in their Instagram captions. They have been published in places like Meanjin, Layabout, Voiceworks Online and Archer (forthcoming), and have edited for publications and projects like Voiceworks, CAMP Magazine and Neokosmos. They enjoy wizards, birds and the ocean. They will, on occasion, play a video game.

Wednesday 14 June – Saturday 24 June

EWF X Crawlspace: ◚

This year, Crawlspace has commissioned 5 works of digital literature for an exclusive EWF issue on their platform.