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“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, Westerly, 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.  She is currently completing her second poetry collection. 

Before embarking on a full-time Ph.D at the University of Western Australia, Emily worked in the secondary and tertiary sectors, and is passionate about bringing creativity  and humanity back into all classrooms.