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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Eloise Grills

Eloise Grills is an award-winning writer, comics artist and poet living on Dja Dja Wurrung country. Her illustrated memoir, big beautiful female theory, is out with Affirm Press on June 28.

Friday 24 June
8.30-9.30am AEST

The Early Words: Responding to Art


Join writer and artist Eloise Grills for a workshop on both observing and creating art in new, conversational ways.