15 June 2020

WrICE Writers Present at RMIT Practice Research Symposium

WrICE Writers Jhoanna Lyn B. Cruz and Alvin Pang presented their practice based PHD examinations at RMIT’s Practice Research Symposium this month – an intensive, twice-yearly gathering of research candidates, supervisors and audiences. Alvin explores a practice of creative writing within a Singaporean context, challenging assumptions in considering what it means to work across multiple languages, genres, careers and communities. Jhoanna’s dissertation examines “how being a lesbian writer in the Philippines is a constant struggle to assert one’s presence when faced with various levels of invisibility and oppression ingrained into our language and culture.’