Author/Editor Episode #07: Sara El Sayed & Sophy Williams
Sara El Sayed + Sophy Williams
#About the event
Duration: 60 minutesSara El Sayed is a writer of non-fiction with a focus on her experience as an Egyptian Muslim in Australia; her work in appears in multiple anthologies. She discusses the collaborative editing and publishing processes on her memoir, Muddy People, with her publisher at Black Inc, Sophy Williams.
Sara El Sayed
Sara El Sayed is a writer based in Meanjin (Brisbane). In 2020 she received a Queensland Writers Fellowship, and was shortlisted for the Queensland Premier's Young Publishers and Writers Award. Her debut memoir, Muddy People, is out now.
Sophy Williams is a publisher and international rights specialist at Black Inc. with over twenty years in the industry. She has worked with a broad range of authors and translators including Bruce Pascoe, Stephanie Smee, Danielle Clode, Joëlle Gergis, Rick Morton and many more. She is also a children's book author.