Magenta Sheridan

Magenta (she/her) is an arts manager, editor and writer who is passionate about centring and advocating for writers, particularly emerging and experimental writers. She prioritises diversity, inclusion and accessibility in her work, creating and supporting opportunities for writers to learn and develop their practice. Magenta is also the Editor at Going Down Swinging where she […]

Selena Repanis

Selena Repanis (22) is a graphic designer based in Melbourne/Narrm. She recently graduated from Monash University with First Class Honours in Communication Design, and works with her design studio Amici.

Jesse Oliver

Jesse Oliver is a poet, performer, and producer from Nyoongar Boodja (Perth), passionate about words and building platforms for young and emerging writers. He brings 5 years of experience in the facilitation of creative events and programs to Express Media through a number of fun and exciting roles. These include Co-Director / Co-Manager of the […]

Adalya Nash Hussein

Adalya Nash Hussein is a writer and editor. Her work has appeared in Voiceworks, The Lifted Brow, Ibis House, Meanjinand Going Down Swinging. She has been an Emerging Writers’ Festival Melbourne Recital Centre Writer in Residence, a Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellow, and shortlisted for the Scribe Nonfiction Prize. She is the incoming editor of Voiceworks and […]

Jes Layton

Jes is a geek with a hat, who writes about, draws, and discusses queer-nerdy things. Born on Gulidjan land, now living on Wurundjeri, Jes is the Administration Officer for the UNESCO Melbourne City of Literature Office, a writer, cosplayer, freelancer and artist. His work has been published in The Victorian Writer, Reading Victoria, Junkee, and […]