Elise is the Executive Officer of the Williamstown Literary Festival. She lives and works on Woiwurrung Country as a bookseller at Willows & Wine. With a proficiency for matching wine with a good book, Elise is the facilitator of one of Melbourne’s biggest in-person book clubs. She looks for every opportunity to increase her involvement in Naarm’s publishing scene and is eager to be among other emerging artists.
Thursday 22 June, 6pm
In this conversation between father and daughter, the two writers discuss the intergenerational approach to their co-written book, The Shape of Dust.
Saturday 17 June, 3pm
In this Keynote, Yumna Kassab will explore the rituals, tools, routines and environmental conditions that assist in a sustainable creative practice.