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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Artist

Eda Gunaydin

Eda Gunaydin is a Turkish-Australian writer and researcher interested in class, race and diaspora. She has been a finalist for a Queensland Literary Award, the Scribe Non-Fiction Prize and the Woollahra Digital Literary Award. Her debut essay collection is Root & Branch: Essays on Inheritance (NewSouth Publishing).

Monday 20 June
6.30-7.30pm AEST

The Next Big Thing: 2022 Emerging Writers’ Festival edition

Come join us at the Moat as we spotlight exciting new writers to watch, at our annual Emerging Writers’ Festival edition of Next Big Thing.