Review: 2018 Varuna Sydney Writers’ Festival

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This article mentions Dias Novita Wuri
Written by Katie Lavers
Originally published in ArtsHub.
May 04, 2018


Dias Novita Wuri – Feminist Perspectives featured a dialogue between Dias Novita Wuri, a young writer visiting Australia on the 2018 Tulis Australia-Indonesia Writing Exchange and spending five weeks in a residency at Varuna, in conversation with the Varuna alumni, writer Zoya Patel. The two writers spoke about issues affecting them both as young Muslim women writers, one from Indonesia, the other born in Australia with a Fijian/Indian background. The discussion showed the vital importance of creating space for intercultural feminist dialogue such as this.

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