Katerina Bryant is a writer based in South Australia. Her work has appeared in Griffith Review, The Lifted Brow, The Guardian, Island Magazine and Kill Your Darlings, amongst others. Her essays have been shortlisted for the 2016 Scribe Nonfiction Prize for Young Writers, 2018 Feminartsy Memoir Prize and 2019 The Lifted Brow and non/fictionLab Prize for Experimental Nonfiction. She has also been anthologised in the collection 'Balancing Acts: Women in Sport' (Brow Books 2018).
Katerina has been an artist at the Emerging Writers’ Festival, National Young Writers Festival and the Digital Writers’ Festival. In 2017, she presented a lecture on ‘Cyber Cities of Literature’ at the National Library for Noted Festival. Katerina was also the inaugural recipient of the 2018 Writers SA Varuna Fellowship for Emerging Writers where she developed an essay collection about the lives of animals.
Katerina’s first book, Hysteria, will be published by NewSouth Books in May 2020.