Emily Sun is a writer and researcher who lives and works on Whadjuk Noongar country (Perth, WA).  Her poetry and prose  have been published in various national and international anthologies and journals including Meanjin, Cordite Poetry Review, Australian Poetry Journal, Mascara Literary Journal,  and Growing up Asian in Australia.  In 2022, her debut poetry collection Vociferate詠, (Fremantle Press) received a Highly Commended in the NSW Premier’s Literary Award for Poetry (The Kenneth Slessor Prize ) and was shortlisted in the WA Premier’s Book Award.  

Her research interests include  “ethnic author function”,  Bourdieusian theory,  creative teaching, and the politics of naming. She is currently a PhD candidate at the University of Western Australia. 





…Emily also publishes under other names.