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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Aviva Tuffield

Aviva is a publisher at UQP and has worked in Australian publishing for over twenty years. Previously she has worked at Black Inc, Affirm Press and Scribe Publications. She was a co-founder and the inaugural executive director of the Stella Prize. Aviva regularly judges writing prizes and speaks at literary festivals and events. At UQP she is proud to work with many prize-winning authors, including Tony Birch, Ellen van Neerven, Mirandi Riwoe, Evelyn Araluen, Laura Elvery and SJ Norman.

Saturday 18 June
3-5.15pm AEST

Pitch It!

Sign up to this event to have the chance to deliver a practice five-minute, online, one-on-one pitch with a literary industry professional. These publishers, editors and literary agents are always on the lookout for new and exciting voices, so give it a go!