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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Elfy Scott

Elfy Scott is an award-winning journalist, podcaster and presenter working in Sydney. Elfy started out her career at BuzzFeed News Australia as a science reporter, and her journalism has featured in publications such as The Guardian, The Saturday Paper, Junkee and VICE. She co-hosted the Spotify Exclusive Australian politics podcast Left Right Out and the weekly environmental news podcast The Green Canary. She is currently Editor at Mamamia. Elfy’s greatest joys include explaining complicated things in accessible ways, speaking passionately about climate action, and napping.