Monikka Eliah

Sweatshop Writer

Monikka Eliah is an Assyrian-Australian writer from Fairfield. She is a member of Sweatshop: Western Sydney Literacy Movement, the National Theatre of Parramatta’s Page to Stage program and CuriousWorks' Breakthrough program. Her work has been published in The Big Black Thing, SBS Voices, Sweatshop Women, Southerly and The Lifted Brow. She is currently developing her debut novel as a recipeint of an Australia Council Resilience grant. 

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.