Meet the young writers of Toolkits 2018!

We’re stoked to be kicking off Toolkits 2018 with 16 talented young writers from across Australia, participating in Toolkits: Fiction and Toolkits: Nonfiction. In just the third year of the Toolkits program, we received many applications, making the selection process a difficult one. We’re excited to introduce the 8 young writers selected for Toolkits: Ficton […]

Announcing the 2018 Kat Muscat Fellow

Express Media is honoured to announce Ana Maria Gomides as the winner of the 2018 Kat Muscat Fellowship. The annual Kat Muscat Fellowship offers professional development up to the value of $3,000 for an editorial project or work of writing by a young female-identifying or non-binary person. Now in its third year, the Fellowship aims to continue […]

January 26, 2018

On January 26 2018, the offices of the Emerging Writers’ Festival, Express Media, Melbourne Writers Festival and Writers Victoria will be open. Individual staff members at these organisations have chosen to work on January 26, and as a result the organisations will remain open. The organisations support their employees’ decisions to express solidarity with First […]