On Writing - Writing Culture for Young People

Sue McPherson + Jared Thomas

Cinema B, GoMA

Culture/Social Equity / How to Write



#About the event


Sue McPherson

Sue McPherson

Sue is a Freescribing Storyteller who lives on the Sunshine Coast. As a writer Sue enjoys making change, pushing boundaries and challenging her readers and audience.

Currently Sue writes for TV, Film, Scripted Podcasts and for Young Adult Fiction.

Jared Thomas

Jared Thomas

Jared Thomas’ writing explores the power of belonging and culture. In 2015 his title Calypso Summer joined the International Youth Library White Raven list, given to books that deserve worldwide attention.

His recent releases include Songs That Sound Like Blood and the Game Day series written with NBA player Patty Mills.

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