Maria Papas is currently studying a PhD in creative writing at the University of Western Australia. Her research explores human connection (particularly in relation to childhood illness).

She has written for the West Australian newspaper, SBS, The Letters Page, Axon: Creative Explorations and others.

In 2011 her play Arbour Day won the Maj Monologues competition. You can contact her on Twitter @Maria.Papas5

Pieces by Maria Papas

My sweet canary
Edition 36: What Is Australia For?

Griffith Review