Maya Le Her

Maya Le Her is the inaugural recipient of an academic scholarship based on her passion for literature, and particularly enjoys reading poetic feminist prose by authors such as Virginia Woolf, Margaret Atwood and Bernadine Evaristo. She also writes her own poetry and has been published in Arlo's Art Therapy Journal, a limited edition international collaboration encouraging catharsis through creative practice. For the State Library of NSW, Maya contributed an essay to Volume 4 of the 10 Works in Focus collection and recorded lines for the Dead Central exhibition. Maya is a 2022 Festival Youth Curator.