Emily Clements has been a writer for as long as she can remember. Her debut memoir The Lotus Eaters dissects sex, self and female friendships. Her non‑fiction has been shortlisted for the Feminartsy Memoir Prize, the Ada Cambridge Prize and highly commended in the Scribe Nonfiction Prize. Her fiction has been twice shortlisted for the Rachel Funari Prize and earned the Melbourne Young Writers Award.
She graduated RMIT’s Associate Degree of Professional Writing and Editing on the Dean's List and has been named the 2021 New Colombo Plan Fellow for Hong Kong. She is a former editor for Voiceworks and Visible Ink.