Sally Breen


Country: Australia

Sally Breen is the author of the iconic grunge memoir The Casuals, winner of the Varuna Harper Collins Manuscript Prize and her novel Atomic City shortlisted for the People’s Choice Queensland Book of the Year Award. Her short-form work has appeared internationally. Sally is a senior lecturer in creative writing at Griffith University and Executive Director of Asia Pacific Writers & Translators (APWT).

Sally Breen adalah penulis memoar grunge ikonik The Casuals, pemenang Varuna Harper Collins Manuscript Prize dan novelnya Atomic City terpilih untuk People’s Choice Award di Queensland Literary Awards. Karya-karya pendeknya telah muncul secara internasional. Sally adalah dosen senior dalam penulisan kreatif di Universitas Griffith dan Direktur Eksekutif Asia Pacific Writers & Translators (APWT).

Appearing in

Main Program | Music That Defines Us

Music has always played a key role in social activism and human rights movements. Meita Kasim’s debut novel, Out of Order was inspired by her own coming-of-age story featuring the 90s underground …


Main Program | Is All Writing an Exploration of Identity?

Writers Fariha Roisin, Preeta Samarasan and Kirstin Chen discuss the identity issues that challenge them as writers, as well as ask how we can move beyond the optics of diversity to enact …