Jessica Zhan Mei Yu

is a Melbourne-based writer. She holds a PhD in creative writing from the University of Melbourne.

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Portrait June 30, 2018

Author and poet Jenny Zhang

Some homemade dumplings and a chat about characters with the author of Sour Heart.

Portrait October 07, 2017

‘Blue’ director Karina Holden

Talking about wildlife documentaries and oceans with filmmaker Karina Holden.

Portrait July 01, 2017

Nino, Spence and the pastor

Gathering at a church soup kitchen.

Portrait December 05, 2015

Unceasing wonder

Forgiveness in the face of personal suffering.

Portrait June 29, 2015

John Frost on Anything Goes, a ‘souffle of a musical’

John Frost never doubted he would forge a career in the entertainment industry.

Portrait May 23, 2015

Director’s cut

The man who never stops thinking about hair.