About

Carissa is a Wemba-Wemba actor, writer and academic. Since concluding her role as the ATSI Writers Program Coordinator at the SA Writers Centre, Carissa has become more established as a freelance writer with Book Riot and a Research Associate at the University of Melbourne. She has written for platforms such as The Conversation, Under Bunjil, LIP Mag, Melbourne Writers Festival, Black and Write!, and the SA Writers Centre.