Laurie STeedLaurie Steed lives in Perth, Western Australia, and is the Patricia Hackett Prize winning author of You Belong Here. His work has been broadcast on BBC Radio 4, and published in Best Australian Stores, The Age, Meanjin, Westerly, Island, The Sleepers Almanac, and many more. He is the recipient of fellowships and residencies from Rosebank, Varuna, The University of Iowa, and the Fellowship of Writers (WA), and in 2014 he became the first Australian writer to be granted fellowship in the history of the Sozopol Fiction Seminars.

See Laurie on Saturday 22nd of October at 11am for the Streetside Readings Walk Trail, at 1pm for Emerging Voices, at 5pm for the Margaret River Press Short Story Competition Celebration, and on Sunday 23rd of October at 1pm for Gendering the Short Story