Jacinta Mulders          

Jacinta Mulders is an Australian writer and former lawyer. Her stories, essays and criticism have been published widely, including in The Believer3:AM Magazine, the Griffith ReviewThe Florida ReviewThe Lifted Brow Review of Books, Meanjin, Australian Book Review and elsewhere.

She has an MA in Creative Writing (Prose Fiction) from the University of East Anglia, granted under full scholarship. She has lived in Italy, the Netherlands, South Korea, the UK, and, most recently, Brunei.

She was a participant at The Stinging Fly Summer School in Dublin in 2019 and has performed collaborative poetry with The Enemies Project, curated by SJ Fowler. In 2021, she was granted funding by artsACT to work on her short story manuscript.

Prior to writing, Jacinta worked as a research assistant in international human rights law. She has also worked as a lawyer in private commercial practice and taught at Australian National University’s College of Law. 

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