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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Natasha Hertanto

Natasha Hertanto is a Chinese-Indonesian storyteller and dog-mom based in Naarm. Her work can be found on Kill Your Darlings, ABC Everyday, Voiceworks, Archer, & more. Her novel-in-progress received the 2021 Hot Desk Fellowship and was highly commended for the 2022 Kat Muscat Fellowship. Her most recent publication is a short story in Everything All At Once, an Ultimo Press anthology.

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!