Felicity Castagna PROGRAM COORDINATOR
Felicity Castagna is the author of the multiaward-winning novel The Incredible Here and Now, and its stage adaptation which will premiere at The National Theatre of Parramatta in 2017. Her collection of short stories Small Indiscretions was named an ABR book of the year. Her work has appeared on ABC Radio and TV as well as in national journals and newspapers. She holds a PhD from Western Sydney University, has served as the National Ambassador for Literacy and is currently a director at WestWords. She has taught creative writing all around Australia and currently runs the storytelling series Studio Stories. Her next novel No More Boats is forthcoming in June. www.felicitycastagna.net
About the book Felicity will be working on:
Felicity is currently working on co-writing a cross-cultural Young Adult novel with Sheila Pham and Faith Chaza. Their novel explores the lives of young people in western Sydney and the tensions that erupt after a party goes disastrously wrong.