Keith Stevenson, Mitchell Hogan, Catherine McKinnon, Mykaela Saunders, Writing NSW Speculative Fiction Festival, Sydney, June 2019. Photo by Writing NSW.


Story excerpt. River Story, ABR Elizabeth Jolley Short Story Prize Awards, upcoming August 2020 (details)

Poetry. Apocalypse, then (and now, carbon lullabies), 30 Rabbits, 30 Poets, Rabbit Poetry Journal x Melbourne Spoken Word and Poetry Festival, 2020 (watch)

Poetry. Choice Cuts, Queensland Poetry Festival Awards, 2020 (watch)


Public lecture. Piss and Vinegar – an autotheory, Writing & Concepts: Lecture Series, upcoming September 2020 (details)

Conference presentation. Goori-futurism, Science Fiction Research Association annual conference, Chaminade University, Honolulu, Hawaii, 2019 (read)

Conference presentation. Koori-Futurism, Mana Yura Postgraduate Symposium, University of Sydney, 2018


Panel discussion. World-Building 101 with Catherine McKinnon and Mitchell Hogan, moderated by Keith Stevenson, Writing NSW Speculative Fiction Festival, Sydney, 2019 (listen)

Panel discussion. Decolonising Practice – responsibility reinvented (part 1) with Ishmael Houston-Jones, Anastasia Kanjere, SJ Norman, and Laurie Uprichard, moderated by Laniyuk Garcon-Mills, Melbourne, 2018

Judging panel. Multicultural and Indigenous Media Awards, NSW Parliament House, Sydney, 2014

Panel discussion. Awaken Episode 22 Identity with Rosalie Kunoth Monks, Linda Burney, Mark McMillan, Jimblah, and Anthony Dillon, hosted by Stan Grant, SBS NITV, Sydney Opera House, 2014

Judging panel. National Indigenous Human Rights Awards (inaugural), NSW Parliament House, Sydney, 2014

© Mykaela Saunders, 2020