On Western Sydney

On Western Sydney is a collection of stories that span from the sidewalks of Belmore to the streets of Bankstown to the roads across the Great Western Highway. 

Published in 2012 by the first incarnation of Sweatshop, known as Westside Publications, this is a rare literary journal which features some of Western Sydney's most prominent writers before they were household names. 

With poetry and prose by Michael Mohammed Ahmad, Lachlan Brown, Amanda Yeo, George Toseski, Tamar Chnorhokian, Lina Jabbir, Miran Hosny, Samantha Hogg, Peter Polites, Andy Ko, Mariam Chehab, Nitin Vengurlekar, Randa Sayed and many others.

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Sweatshop Literacy Movement Inc.

Sweatshop acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land on which we work: the Burramattagal people and clans of the Dharug Nation. We honour their ancestors, elders and emerging generations.