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The Words That Shaped Us (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]

The Words That Shaped Us (The Wheeler Centre) [Melbourne]

Ticketing Information



Tuesday May 11, 2021 - 6:30 PM


The Wheeler Centre
176 Little Lonsdale St
Melbourne, Victoria 3000


FREE, but please register: (PH) - 03 9094 7800 – or -


Linda D'Ornay & Amber Richardson

Language/ Cultural Consultant:


About the Show

Emerging Writers’ Festival Programme Launch: The Words That Shaped Us

What are the books that shaped you? Come and celebrate the texts that have influenced our lives literally and literarily, alongside the reveal of the jam-packed 2021 Emerging Writers’ Festival program.This special launch event will feature festival artists Mia Nie, Luke Patterson, Yamiko Marama and Olivia Muscat. Join them as they share favourite passages and personal reflections on the formative texts that shaped their paths as readers, writers and human beings. EWF’s Artistic Director Ruby Rose Pivet-Marsh and Program Coordinator Millie Baylis will also share some of this year’s festival highlights across both in-person and online literary events, to help prepare you for a new winter full of words.Presented in partnership with the Emerging Writers’ Festival