Izzy Roberts-Orr

Izzy Roberts-Orr

Izzy Roberts-Orr is a writer, broadcaster and arts worker from Arrernte Country (Alice Springs) and Wurundjeri Country (Footscray) currently completing a book of elegiac poetry, Raw Salt. Izzy is a 2020-2021 recipient of the Australia Council Marten Bequest Scholarship for Poetry. Former Artistic Director of the Emerging Writers’ Festival and a Co-Director of the National Young Writers’ Festival, Izzy currently works in the arts in their local area, is a Co-Director of Broadwave podcasting network, Moreland Arts Advisory Committee member and Collingwood Yards Board member.