Hayley Scrivenor is a writer, academic and former Director of Wollongong Writers Festival. She was awarded the 2020 Ray Koppe/ASA Fellowship for her novel-in-progress The Push Back, about a young girl who goes missing from a small country town. In March 2020, this manuscript was shortlisted for the Penguin Literary Prize. Hayley is currently completing a PhD in Creative Writing at the University of Wollongong.
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