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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Nikki Viveca

Nikki Viveca is a multidisciplinary artist whose work encompasses poetry, standup comedy, theatre, improv and burlesque. In addition to her own solo shows (Asexual Healing, The Lazy Show, Wasp Movie) she has appeared in shows such as MTC’s Cybec Electric, Completely Improvised Potter and Gender Euphoria which was nominated for best cabaret in the 2020 Green Room awards. She is a past winner of the Midsumma Poetry Slam and runner up for the 2019 Melbourne Spoken Word Prize.

Saturday 25 June
8pm-late AEST

Closing Night: Lie to Me

Farewell the festival for another year with a night of interactive readings.