13 January 2021

Magenta Sheridan

Magenta (she/her) is an arts manager, producer, and editor, who was previously the Creative Producer at Express Media.

Magenta currently sits on the board of Going Down Swinging, where she was previously the Managing Editor. She has worked in administration and operations at Next Wave and The University of Melbourne, and has tutored for Express Media, facilitating creative writing workshops for young people across Melbourne, including for the Hachette Australia Young Writers Prize and State Library Victoria Story Camp. Magenta sat on the Voiceworks Editorial Committee in 2018 and 2019 and won the Melbourne Writers Festival Creative Writing Prize in 2017. Magenta is passionate about centring and advocating for emerging and experimental writers, editors and artists.