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

Ella Skilbeck-Porter

Ella Skilbeck-Porter is a poet and PhD candidate in French Studies at the University of Melbourne. Her poetry, criticism and visual works have appeared in various journals including Rabbit, Cordite Poetry Review, Otoliths, Runway Journal and Going Down Swinging. In 2018 she was a Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow and in 2021 her debut manuscript These Are Different Waters was shortlisted for the Helen Anne Bell Poetry Award.

Friday 17 June
6-7pm AEST

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How does magic infuse itself into the written word and into the lives of writers? Hear poems from a line-up of artists weaving their practices of writing and magic together.