West Writers x WrICE: CRAFTSun 1 Sep, 11am
Footscray Community Arts Centre
Capping off a 6-week period of discussion and interrogation, three pairs of writers talk about their writing process and explore each other’s work.
An MWF Community Partnership supported by the Helen Macpherson Smith Trust
Image: West Writers Group (not all pictured)
1 hour 15 minutes
Lavanya Shanbhogue Arvind is a novelist, feminist research scholar and TEDx speaker. She is the winner of the Commonwealth Short Story Special Prize (2011) and is the author of The Heavens We Chase.
Norman Erikson Pasaribu is an Indonesian writer of poetry, fiction, and nonfiction. His first book of poems Sergius Seeks Bacchus (trans. by Tiffany Tsao) received a PEN Translates Award and is out in Australia with Giramondo. He won the Young Author Award from Southeast Asia Literary Council in 2017.
Sumudu Samarawickrama is from Werribee. Her work has appeared in Boston Review, The Lifted Brow, Meanjin and Overland. Her first chapbook, Utter the Thing: deciBels 3, is published by Vagabond Press. Sumudu is part of Footscray Community Arts Centre's West Writer's Group, and is writing a collection of surrealistic sci-fi.