Shu-Ling Chua is a Melbourne-based essayist, critic and poet, whose work has appeared in Peril Magazine, Lindsay, Meanjin, Triangle House Review, and Asian American Writers’ Workshop, among others. Her debut essay collection, Echoes, was published by Somekind Press in 2020.
Shu-Ling was shortlisted in the 2018 Woollahra Digital Literary Award, highly commended in the 2017 Feminartsy Memoir Prize and selected for the 2015 HARDCOPY manuscript development program. She has completed writing residencies at the Wheeler Centre and KSP Writers’ Centre.
Shu-Ling was previously a board member of Peril Magazine, producer of Noted Writers Festival and Voiceworks nonfiction editor. She has appeared at many festivals, including Emerging Writers’ Festival, National Young Writers’ Festival, Feminist Writers Festival, You Are Here and Melbourne Writers Festival.