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Sarah Jansen is an Australian writer, artsworker and communications professional.
Her writing has been published in Lip magazine, We Matter Media, Vibewire.net, in Vignette Press’s Mini Shots series and Sex Mook anthology, Filter magazine, the Zahmoo blog, The Edge, Musings of an Inappropriate Woman, and her blog, Opinionate.
In February 2013, she was accepted to a four-week writing residency at the Vermont Studio Center with a partial fellowship and spent the following two months travelling through New England and Québec researching and writing her first novel. More information on this project is at www.cedarchestbook.com.
As an arts worker Sarah has worked with the Brisbane Festival, Brisbane International Film Festival and Cine Sparks, Straight Out Of Brisbane, The Edge, Emerging Writers’ Festival, Freeplay independent games festival, Pozible, This Is Not Art, and Vibewire.
At the moment, she helps to run the Melbourne Literary Salon, a free monthly event held at LOOP Bar in Melbourne’s CBD for anyone involved with books and storytelling.
At the business end of things, Sarah works in copywriting and editing, social media management, and event management. You can download her full CV here as a PDF.
She is from Logan City in Queensland, Australia, lived in Brisbane for ten years, and has lived in Melbourne since 2011.