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The School

Founded in 1886, MLC School is an Independent Girls’ School of the Uniting Church in Australia. MLC School’s mission is to educate young women to be fearless thinkers with moral courage and compassion, to be agents of change in their own lives and the lives of others.

The Project

Poet Emily Crocker leads Poetry Object workshops at MLC Burwood in August 2019.

The Poet

Emily Crocker

Emily Crocker is a performing poet, now based in Sydney, who came of age in Wollongong’s spoken word scene, while studying at the University of Wollongong. Her debut chapbook Girls and Buoyant was released by Subbed In in 2017. Other poems can be found in the recent anthology of spoken word, Solid Air (UQP, 2019), and in Australian journals including Cordite, Verity La, Southerly, and Baby Teeth.