Artists & authors

This year’s edition of the festival brings together people from many countries and languages.

Key synergy events participants:

  • Adrian Plitzco – Author / Audio Book Producer / Radio Producer.  “Lancelot – The one-armed Kangaroo”.
  • Anne McLaren – “Women Scripts”. Chinese/English
  • Brigid Maher – literary translator and academic.  English/Italian
  • Chi Vu – Theatre maker, dramaturge, writer, artistic director and arts administrator. Vietnam/Australia
  • Christine Mathieu – anthropology, history, religion, ethnic studies, literature, Asian studies, languages: English, French, Mandarin, and Spanish.
  • Echo Chai – Chinese writer, artist and photographer.
  • Godi Suwarna & Safrina Soemadipradja Noorman – Sundanese literature
  • Jacques Rancourt – Poetry and translation. Quebec/France
  • Kavisha  Mazzella song maker,composer and theatre worker and social activist. English/Italian
  • Kerry Mulan – “Saying what you think … or what you think you are saying: an example from French and English.”
  • Marietta Elliott-Kleerkoper – Poetry. Dutch/English
  • Monica Singh – Master of arts in Odissi Dance. India
  • Ouyang Yu – poetry, fiction, non-fiction, literary translation and literary criticism. English/Chinese.
  • Rumi Komonz – Poetry and songs. Japan
  • Ruth Sancho Huerga – poet, playwright and theatre director. Spain.
  • Susan Hawthorne – poetry and translation. Ancient Greek, Sanskrit, Vedic and English.
  • Ulrike Almut Sandig – art and poetry. Germany
  • Sam Burke – Australian performer, musician and multidisciplinary artist.
  • Dome Bulfaro – Italian poet, performer and artist.