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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Mali Hermans

Mali Hermans (she/they) is a disabled and neurodivergent Koori and European woman living in Meanjin/Brisbane. Mali is a community organiser, worker and writer deeply invested in disability justice and abolitionist work, committed to challenging ableism and the many oppressive systems and institutions it remains embedded within through grassroots mutual aid work with the Disability Justice Network.

Mali has had work published in Overland and The Guardian among others, and has appeared at events such as the Sydney Writers’ Festival and previous Emerging Writers’ Festival.

Exhibition runs
Wednesday 15 June – Saturday 25 June

By My Bed

What are the objects that make up your world?