2019 Emerging Writers’ Festival Edition

The Wheeler Centre

Event Date: 
24 June 2019
Author / Presenters: 
Sara Saleh, Shirley Le, Julie Keys, and Zhi Yi Cham

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 hear from some of the best new writers around. We’ll hear readings from Malaysian poet Zhi Yi Cham, short-story writer Julie Keys, activist-poet Sara Saleh and fiction writer and essayist Shirley Le.

Presented in partnership with the Emerging Writers' Festival.

Readings will be our bookseller for this event.