Nevo Zisin (they/them) is a storyteller, esteemed educator on transgender topics, TEDx speaker, poet, workshop facilitator in schools and workplaces, and award-winning author of Finding Nevo, a memoir on gender transition and The Pronoun Lowdown a useful guidebook on all things related to pronouns. They have been in-conversation with Queer Eye’s brilliant Jonathan Van Ness, Transparent producer Zackary Drucker & world-famous spoken-word poet & activist Alok Vaid-Menon.
Their work has appeared in The Saturday Paper, NGV Magazine, Archer Magazine, Buzzfeed, Junkee, SBS, Hack Live, ABC’s The Drum, The Morning Show, amongst others. They were a 2022 Varuna Scribe Fellow and are an ambassador for Wear It Purple and an inaugural ambassador for the Victorian Pride Centre.
The Wheeler Centre Gala 2018: Words on Fire
Tony Birch, Rosie Waterland, Leah Purcell, Omar Musa, Moira Finucane, Sally Warhaft, Patricia Cornelius, Carly Findlay, Rachael Maza, Nevo Zisin
Parliament: Future Melbourne
Adolfo Aranjuez, Leah Jing McIntosh, Nevo Zisin, Hella Ibrahim, Karys McEwen, Bridget Caldwell-Bright, Amy Vuleta, Gene Smith, Alistair Baldwin, Elena Gomez, Jessica Knight, Elyce Phillips, Rachel Ang, Oslo Davis, Anna Snoekstra, Laniyuk, Michael Williams, Didem Caia, Sam van Zweden, Tariro Mavondo
Parliament: Melbourne, 2030
Adolfo Aranjuez, Leah Jing McIntosh, Nevo Zisin, Hella Ibrahim, Karys McEwen, Bridget Caldwell-Bright, Amy Vuleta, Gene Smith, Elena Gomez, Alistair Baldwin, Jessica Knight, Elyce Phillips, Rachel Ang, Sophie Cunningham, Anna Snoekstra, Laniyuk, Michael Williams, Didem Caia, Sam van Zweden, Tariro Mavondo
The Wheeler Centre Storytelling Gala: 2020 Hindsight
Alison Lester, Archie Roach, Eddie Ayres, Cate Kennedy, Alice Pung, Jack Charles, Gregory Phillips, Sally Warhaft, Sinéad Stubbins, Nevo Zisin