Libby Sommer

Since graduating with an MA in Professional Writing (UTS) in 2001, Libby Sommer has published 26 short fictions in journals and anthologies, including Quadrant and Overland.  She has been awarded two Emerging Writers grants from the Literature Board of the Australia Council and a Varuna Fellowship.  Currently, she runs Creativity workshops in Sydney and in Bellingen. In 2014 she won first prize in the UTS Alumni Short Story Competition and was longlisted for the UK’s Meslexia Memoir Prize.