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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Tuesday Atzinger

Tuesday Atzinger is a poet and writer living and studying on unceded Wurundjeri Land. Their work explores and celebrates Afro-Blackness, queerness, disability and feminism. They have performed at the Melbourne Writers Festival, Melbourne Fringe, and EWF 2021.

You can find their work in Archer Magazine, and in Unlimited Futures: Speculative, Visionary Blak+Black Fiction (Fremantle Press, in partnership with Djed Press). When they aren’t flinging together words to make you squirm, they can be found online, using Twitter badly.

Thursday 16 June
7.30-8.30pm AEST

EWF X Thin Red Lines: Left on Red

A play on being left on read, splashed in Thin Red Line’s titular crimson hue.