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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Dan Hogan

Dan Hogan is a non-binary working class writer and public school teacher from San Remo (Awabakal and Darkinjung Country). Dan’s poetry and prose have been recognised by the Overland Judith Wright Poetry Prize, Val Vallis Award, Woollahra Digital Literary Award, and the Wheeler Centre Next Chapter Fellowship. In their spare time, Dan runs small DIY publisher Subbed In ( More of their work can be found at

Friday 24 June
12.30-1.30pm AEST

Lunchtime Literature: Accessing the Industry

The literary industry can feel inaccessible and unapproachable to many. Three artists provide information and practical tips on how to access the literary industry, particularly for writers of working class and low-income backgrounds.