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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Lamisse Hamouda

Lamisse Hamouda (she/her) is a writer, youth worker and theatre performer who lives on the unceded lands of Meanjin (Brisbane). Her writings have been published in various publications including Arts of the Working Class, Diversity Arts Australia, SBS Life and Jdeed Magazine, and her poetry was included in the anthology, Arab, Australia, Other: Stories on Race and Identity. Lamisse has run writing workshops with Marion Writes (ACT), Logan City Council (QLD) and Ferien vom Krieg (Germany).