M.J. Reidy is an award-winning writer from the Central Coast of NSW. In 2017, her short story ‘Nulliparous’ was the winner of Elle magazine’s national short story competition. In 2018, her short story ‘Dachshunds on antidepressants’ was a finalist in the Newcastle Short Story prize, judged by Ryan O’Neill and Isabelle Li. Her stories have appeared on the page and been performed on the stage, in: Award Winning Australian Writing (2016), INK3, Monologue Adventures Voices of Women Project, Australian Poetry Slam NSW finals and the ABC. In her spare time, she likes to paint, draw, mosaic and try her hand at anything creative.


Sessions

Saturday 20th, 9:00am-10:00am

Coast to coast with emerging writers

H.C. Gildfind from Victoria, M.J. Reidy from NSW, and WA’s own Belinda Hermawan discuss the meaning of place in their writing with Josephine Taylor. 
Venue: Centre for Stories
Tickets: $20 Standard | $15 Concession
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Saturday 20th, 3:3pm-4:30pm

The Ventriloquists

H.C. Gildfind, M.J. Reidy and Luke Johnson discuss the creation of voice with Holden Sheppard.
Venue: Centre for Stories
Tickets: $20 Standard | $15 Concession
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