Janette Chen

Sweatshop Writer

Janette Chen is a Chinese-Australian writer from Lidcombe. She holds a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Technology Sydney and is a member of Sweatshop: Western Sydney Literacy Movement. In 2019, Janette won the prestigious Deborah Cass Prize for her short story, 'Wall of Men'. Her work has been published in Sweatshop Women.

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.