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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Josefina Huq

Josefina Huq is a creative writer and researcher based in Naarm/Melbourne. She crafts short stories, articles, and video games about home, memory, nostalgia, and anything else that deals in extreme sentimentality. Her research attempts to justify this as a good thing.

She is currently a member of the non/fictionLab research centre at RMIT University where she is teaching and writing a short story collection + thesis. Josefina has had her short stories showcased by a variety of publications and was a 2019 Hot Desk Fellow at the Wheeler Centre.

Tuesday 20 June, 9pm

How to Make an Enemy

Join poet Harry Reid for an oral history on literary bastardry, and an education in charming your poetry enemies.