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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Rachael Evans

Rachael Evans a writer, journalist and editor from Melbourne. She is the Editor of Complex Australia and has previously worked as a reporter for ABC Everyday and as social media producer for ABC Melbourne. She is a recent graduate from Monash University and studied a Bachelor of Arts with majors in History and Journalism. Rachael is a passionate advocate for cultural and ethnic diversity in Australian media, and hopes to contribute to creating a more inclusive media landscape through her work.

Friday 23 June, 2PM

I Got A Story To Tell: Hip-Hop & Literature

2023 marks Hip-Hop’s 50th anniversary of international recognition. Join these artists for a deeply compelling conversation about the ties between music, culture and literature.