Dmetri Kakmi is a writer and editor. The fictionalised memoir Mother Land was shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Literary Awards; and is published in England and Turkey. Haunting Matilda was shortlisted in the Aurealis Awards Best Fantasy Novella category in 2015. His essays and short stories appear in anthologies.
Dmetri at the Festival:
Fri 31 May | Festival Opening: Growing Up Greek and Rebellious
Sat 1 Jun | Joyful Strains
Sun 2 Jun | Publishing from the Margins to the Mainstream