Erin Gough

Erin Gough is a Sydney writer whose award-winning work has been published globally. She is the author of two books for young adults: The Flywheel, which won the Ampersand Prize, and Amelia Westlake, winner of the Readings Young Adult Book Prize and the NSW Premier’s Ethel Turner Prize for Young Adult Fiction. Erin’s short fiction has been published in many journals and anthologies, including The Griffith Review, Kindred, and Best Australian Stories.

Erin’s writing navigates contemporary themes with humour and charm. Her talks focus on the importance of reading diversely and learning how to tell your individual story. Her workshops explore the craft of storytelling. Erin’s website: www.eringough.com/div>