Job Opportunity: First Nations Writers' Fellowship, U of Adelaide

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Posted By: Anne Pender
Status: Current
Date Posted: Wed, 8 Mar 2023


Job Opportunity: First Nations Writer's Fellowship, University of Adelaide

Job listing:
Closing date: 16 April 2023.

The JM Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice First Nations Fellowships support the production of new work by First Nations artists, to be awarded to creative writers/storytellers and musicians, beginning with a writer in 2023. The Fellowship comprises $10,000 for creative development of a project, and office space at the Centre.

Collaborations and dialogue between the Fellow and JMCCCP members will be encouraged, and the successful applicant will be invited to give a masterclass to students in English and Creative Writing. The Fellow will also be free to engage with our neighbours in the North Terrace Cultural Precinct, by exploring or responding to the collections of the South Australian Museum, or by participating in the programs of the Art Gallery of South Australia, particularly those scheduled around Tarnanthi, Reconciliation week and NAIDOC week. 

Applications close: 11.55pm (ACST), 16 April 2023.

For more information, or a confidential discussion about the role, please contact Professor Anne Pender, Director JM Coetzee Centre for Creative Practice (