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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Margot Tanjutco

Margot Tanjutco is a writer, director, and actor. They directed And She Would Stand Like This with Antipodes Theatre Company for Midsumma 2022 and are currently part of Theatre Works’ two-year writing program, She Writes Collective.

Their digital show psyche404error won Best Work In Festival at Melbourne Fringe 2021 as well as Best Emerging Writer. With Melbourne Theatre Company, she was Associate Director for Torch The Place, Assistant Director on The Truth, and presented her own play at MTC’s Cybec Electric 2021. Their solo show Vanity Fair Enough was nominated for the Golden Gibbo at Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2019.

Thursday 16 June
9-10pm AEST

Late Night Literature: Best Bookish Friends

Reconnect with the writing community in person with an event all about friendship!