Portrait of Sumudu Samarawickrama

Sumudu Samarawickrama

Sumudu Samarawickrama is from Werribee. Her work has appeared in Boston Review, Overland, Meanjin and the Lifted Brow. She has co-produced Sidekicked which won 2017 Melbourne Fringe Category Award Best Words and Ideas. She is fascinated with the structures that underpin our society and how to use art to powerfully challenge the status quo. As part of FCAC’s West Writer's Group, she is interested in how anger can be a tool towards community.

Her first chapbook is Utter the Thing, published by Vagabond Press. She is currently writing a collection of surrealistic sci-fi. 

Photo: Leah Jing