First Australians & New Australians


Western Sydney University

About this podcast:

This original Sweatshop podcast opens an important dialogue between first Australians and new Australians through creative writing and oral storytelling. Produced in partnership with Western Sydney University by Mariam Chehab, the podcast features interviews with Sweatshop Writers, Peter Polites, Amanda Yeo and Stephen Pham, and stories by Indigenous students from Leumeah High School performed by Sharni McDermott and Marcus Corowa. 


Featuring stories written by Chelsea Masan, Olivia Culgan, Jasmine-Lee Fischer, Palyssa Baker, Adina Aslett-Robertson, Grant Solberg, Alexis Humphries and Jayde Fischer.

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.