Awards & Apppearances


2020. Shortlist, Queensland Premier’s Young Publishers and Writers Award
2019. Shortlist, Deakin University Non Fiction Prize
2019. Shortlist, Queensland Premier’s Young Publishers and Writers Award
2019 Wheeler Centre Hot Desk Fellowship
2019 Katharine Susannah Prichard Next-Gen Writer-in-Residence
2018. Shortlist, Queensland Premier’s Young Publishers and Writers Award
2017. Shortlist, Deborah Cass Prize


2019, August. Griffith Review 65: Crimes and Punishments Brisbane launch – Avid Reader
2019, March. Panellist, BFU Radical Reading Group panel – QUT
2019, March. Moderator, Chatterbox: Single Asian Female – La Boite Theatre Company
2019, February. Panellist, Migrant Women to the Front: A Panel on Sexual Health – True & One Woman Project
2018, December. Panellist, ‘Writerly authenticity – individual and inter/cultural considerations’, ‘Publishing and journalism now and then’ – Asia Pacific Writers and Translators Conference
2018, November. Panellist, ‘Tastemaking’ – Digital Publishing Symposium
2018, October. Digital Writers Festival artist
2018, September. National Young Writers Festival artist
2018, August. Digital Curator, Queensland Poetry Festival
2018, August. Panellist, ‘Slaysian Women’s Voices’ – Queensland Poetry Festival
2018, July. Panellist, ‘Non-fiction, freelancing, and working with editors’ – State Library of Queensland Young Writers’ Conference
2018, May. Panellist, ‘The Personal is Political’ – Girls Write Up Brisbane
2018, May. Reading at Avid Reader salon (Sofija Stefanovic, Miss Ex-Yugoslavia)
2018, February. Participating chair, ‘Discover the world of Asian Australian writing’ – BrisAsia Festival
2018, February. Panellist, ‘Cultural Horizons: Fresh voices on culture, identity and the future’ (BrisAsia Symposium) – BrisAsia Festival
2017, October. Panellist, Tracks: Brisbane – Express Media
2017, October. Panellist, ‘Growing Up Asian in Australia’ – OzAsia Festival
2017, September. National Young Writers Festival artist
2017, September. Brisbane Writers Festival artist
2017, August. Panellist, Brisbane Feminist Festival – One Woman Project
2017, July. Facilitator, ‘Third Culture Kids’ – Evidence for Equity Conference
2017, July. Speaker, Democracy in Colour (Brisbane launch)
2017, June. Emerging Writers Festival artist
2017, May. ‘Insomnia’ – Yarn Storytelling
2017, May. Panellist, ‘Doing it Yourself’ – mous magazine x Metro Arts
2017, May. Noted Festival artist
2017, April. Reading at Avid Reader salon (Kathryn Heyman, Storm and Grace)
2017, March. Panellist, ‘Multiculturalism In a Changing World’ – UN Youth Queensland State Conference