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Authors and guests Felicity Castagna

Felicity is both an author and Lecturer in Creative Writing, Western Sydney University and her work is part of the HSC Curriculum 2022

Felicity writes for both adults and young adults. Her book for young adults The Incredible Here and Now won the Prime Ministers award for YA literature, and No More Boats was a finalist in The Miles Franklin, The NSW Premier’s Literary Awards and The Voss Prize.

Her workshops are for High School Students Stages 4 to 6 and include workshops for year 7 to 12:

  • Girls in Boys Cars, for year 7 to 12, exploring what we can learn putting our lives and our communities on the page, and
  • The Craft of Writing, for years 10,11 and 12, focussihg on identifying the structures, styles and techniques that writers use and applying them to their own work
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