Join Senior Judge of the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards, Jane McCredie, in conversation with some of the most exciting new writers in the Australian literary scene. Hear these emerging writers talk about their work: how they developed their ideas, got their work published or performed, achieved recognition in the Premier’s Literary Awards and, most importantly, what we can expect from them in the future.

This event will be held at the State Library of NSW and live streamed via Zoom.

Jane McCredie (Australian)

Jane McCredie

Jane McCredie is an award-winning journalist, writer and reviewer who has been widely published in Australia and internationally. A former book publisher, she is the CEO of Writing NSW and the founder and director of the Quantum Words Festival of writing about science. She is the author of Making Girls and Boys: Inside the Science of Sex and was co-editor of the 2013 anthology of The Best Australian Science Writing. Jane is a graduate of the Australia Council’s arts leaders program and has been the Senior Judge of the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards since 2020.