A book editor, festival director and arts programmer driven by a love of great writing and exciting ideas. She edits and commissions at Penguin Random House, is a SAMAG Committee Member and Junkee Media’s Junket Programmer. From 2014-15 she co-directed the National Young Writers’ Festival, Australia’s biggest gathering of writers aged 18-35, and she programs arts and writing events, most recently the Junkee Take On political talk series and Cubby House, the love child of Secret Garden Festival and Concrete Playground.
Lex served on the SAMAG Committee from 2015 to 2018.
Be Careful What You Wish For: the pleasures, perils and pitfalls of success
It can be difficult to make ends meet as a festival, organisation or artist, but we have some of the most exciting, innovative, successful festivals and events in the world, so how do they make it work? What should you do when, against all odds, your organisation starts to kick some goals? For this co-presented […]