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Demet Divaroren
14 September 2018 - 5:30 to 7:00 PM
Demet Divaroren
Join Premier’s Literary Award winner Demet Divaroren in this intimate conversation at Blarney Books in Port Fairy. Wine and nibbles provided.

About Demet Divaroren

Demet Divaroren is a Melbourne-based writer, editor and creative writing teacher. Her writing has appeared in Griffith REVIEW, Island magazine, The Age Epicure, The Big Issue and From the Outer. Her debut novel ‘Living on Hope Street’ (Allen & Unwin, 2017) won the 2018 Victorian Premier's Literary Award Young Adult category. Demet is the co-editor of the CBCA-shortlisted anthology ‘Coming of Age: Growing up Muslim in Australia,’ a collection of personal essays that challenge stereotypes and celebrate diversity, achievement, courage and determination.

Specialises in:

  • Young Adult fiction
  • Short stories
  • General fiction
  • Memoir and personal essays
  • Gothic fantasy

Read more about Demet Divaroren and why she believes writers should trust the fire in their guts more. Then give her fun writing exercise a go, designed to help you develop your character's voice.

Blarney Books
37 James St
Port Fairy,

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