Sofija is a Serbian-Australian writer, and host of Women of Letters New York.
Her Penguin Special “You’re Just Too Good To Be True”, is a love story about lonely hearts and internet scams. For her immersive work, she’s joined a cult, participated in exorcisms and competed in the Miss ex-Yugoslavia
Trish is a performer, producer, and founder of BanterGirl, a production company with an honest mission to establish a diverse and creative empire of women, and shine a light on the many talents that they possess. Outside of Women of Letters, Trish produces monthly live shows for John Hodgman, Carolyn Castiglia, and Dave Hill, among many others.
Marieke is a writer, producer, curator and artist. Her six-part award-winning ‘black romantic comedy series’, Laid, premiered on Australian television in 2010. A collection of her essays was released through Allen and Unwin in 2011. She is a live artist and immersive theatre creator, and was a recipient of the 2015 Sidney Myer Creative Fellowship.
Michaela is a journalist and the author of “Last Bets: A True Story of Gambling, Morality and the Law” and the Penguin Special “A Story of Grief”. She is the Director of the Emerging Writers’ Festival.