Rising in the West: Writing from Sydney’s Heart

Omar Sakr, Rawah Arja and Stephen Pham are three rising stars from Western Sydney’s vibrant writing scene. In 2017 these writers spent time at Varuna as part of the WestWords & Varuna Western Sydney Residential Program. Come along to this session to hear about their work, and discover the fiery writing coming out of Sydney’s geographical and cultural heartland. In conversation with writer and critic Michelle Cahill.

Speakers: Omar Sakr, Rawah Arja, Stephen Pham with Michelle Cahill.

Venue: Blue Mountains Cultural Centre

Co-presented by WestWords and Varuna. Supported by the Blue Mountains Library & Blue Mountains Cultural Centre

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