Portrait of Emily Munro-Harrison

Emily Munro-Harrison

Emily Munro-Harrison is a Wiradjuri woman who grew up on Kulin Country in Narrm. She has always had a passion for writing and story telling, and loved listening to her grandparents’ stories as a child. In 2013 Emily undertook a creative writing summer school intensive at Columbia University in New York, where she studied creative non-fiction and humour writing. Emily has been a member of the Blak Writers group since 2016, and has participated in many masterclasses, writing sessions, and events including Yirramboi and Emerging Writers Festival. Emily’s creative writing includes poetry, micro-fiction and creative non-fiction. She focuses on experiences of connection and familiarity, relating to family, culture, Country, place and history, and the emotions that these connections evoke.