George Haddad is a Sydney based writer and artist whose debut book Populate and Perish was the 2016 Viva La Novella prizewinner. His short story Kátharsis was awarded the 2018 Neilma Sidney prize. Haddad’s work can be read at Overland, The Lifted Brow, Seizure, Runway and un Magazine. Other works have been exhibited at Firstdraft, ReadingRoom, Kudos and Metro Arts. He is currently a doctoral candidate at the Writing and Society Centre, Western Sydney University.