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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Gabriela Georges

Gabriela Georges is a writer, singer and creative guide who explores grief and loss, love, and nature, She recently debuted her sold-out theatre show, RISE & FALL, as part of Melbourne Fringe Festival, which takes the audience on a reflective, heartfelt journey of life after mother loss. Gabriela regularly facilitates creative writing workshops in therapeutic and community settings. She loves to see people express themselves, connect with others, and improve their wellbeing through creativity. She founded The Grief Cocoon to support people with creative tools and resources to express, process, and transform grief.

Wednesday 21 June, 7pm

EWF X AMWP: Spillways

In this fluid display of literature, writers will perform in Urdu, Hindi, French, Russian, Arabic, Mandarin, English and Spanish to promise an evening of waterworks.