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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Zerene Jaadwa

Zerene is a proud Wutyubaluk Woman living and working on Wada Wurrung Country in Ballaarat. Zerene considers herself an Activist, using her platform within the creative arts to help share and spread awareness. Zerene has had many wonderful opportunities within the music, acting and producing realms. Her latest creative ventures are within the educational theatre space, using theatre as a tool to talk about First Nations topics. Zerene in her spare time likes to sit down to paints and a canvas and release her emotions into the creation of a piece. Zerene believes Art is Power.

Thursday 15 June, 7pm

The Sun, The Moon, The Stars

This group of emerging and established First Nations writers have summoned up their writing magic to share stories of the Sun, the Moon and the Stars