Benjamin Law interviewed two emerging literary talents, Hayley Katzen and Roz Bellamy, about Australian Jewish queer identity and the inspiration behind their writing. With recurring themes of home, migration, and belonging, their collective works are a must-read for anyone who has ever felt out of place.

“On reflection, it’s odd that I grew up without meeting openly queer people, and with so little exposure to stories with which I could identify”. Benjamin Law, Growing Up Queer in Australia

This event was recorded for the 2020 online Sydney Jewish Writers Festival. If you missed out on this interview or any of our Festival events, you can purchase on-demand access here:

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