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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Paul Dalla Rosa

Paul Dalla Rosa is the author of An Exciting and Vivid Inner Life. His stories have appeared in The Paris Review, Granta, McSweeney’s, Meanjin and New York Tyrant. In 2019, his story “Comme” was shortlisted for the Sunday Times Short Story Award.