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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Nicole Smith

Nicole Smith is a writer, wheelchair user, coffee addict, AFL footy fan and improviser. She runs a blog where she interviews social entrepreneurs. She has a Bachelor of Behavioural Science and a Graduate Diploma of English from La Trobe University. Nicole won a Writeability Fellowship from Writers Victoria. Last year she was a Storming the City mentor with the Writeability program and ran an ‘Effective Interviewing’ workshop for Writers Victoria.

Friday 23 June, 11AM

Writeability: Self-told Stories

This panel features writers who have lived experience of disability reflecting on writing today.