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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Rae Johnston

Rae Johnston is a Wiradjuri woman and multi-award winning STEM Journalist who plays Antara Myastan in the All-Indigenous Dungeons and Dragons group, The Chicken Salt Baes.


EWF X Chicken Salt Baes

Tune in to experience the Chicken Salt Baes, an all-Indigenous Dungeons & Dragons adventuring party, on the next installment of their epic adventure as part of EWF23!