New & emerging writers
Double Booked Club
Sreedhevi Iyer and Jamie Marina Lau
In partnership with the Emerging Writers’ Festival, we’re presenting two writers whose exceptional debut books were published in 2018.
Jamie Marina Lau is a writer and musician. Her first novel, Pink Mountain on Locust Island, won the 2018 Melbourne Prize for Literature Readings Residency Award and was shortlisted for the 2019 Stella Prize. It's an innovative work of fiction…
The Next Big Thing
2019 Emerging Writers’ Festival Edition
On 24 June, prepare for a strong literary gale blowing in from the north, as we host four incredible interstate writers – all in Melbourne as guests of the Emerging Writers Festival – for our next edition of The Next Big Thing.
If you're keen to hear new stories and discover emerging literary voices, join us at the Moat and…
Nick Earls: ‘It’s also good when mentoring includes the business side'
Nick Earls discusses why he agreed to become a mentor as part of The Next Chapter writers' scheme.
Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellowships 2019: Introducing the Fellows (round one)
Our Hot Desk Fellowships are back for 2019. Find out who's been selected, and take a peek at the projects the first intake of Fellows will be working on.
Hot Desk Extract: self upon self upon self
An excerpt from Shu-Ling Chua's self upon self upon self, a collection of essays exploring the intersections between life and art.
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