Yannick Thoraval

Yannick Thoraval is a writer, teacher and communications consultant.

He worked as a copywriter in marketing and communications, and as a senior communications adviser in the Victorian State Government Department of Premier and Cabinet, Australia.

Yannick teaches professional writing at RMIT University and offers professional writing workshops through Writers Victoria.

His first screenplay, Kleftiko, was a finalist in the international Showcase Screenwriting awards. His first novel, The Current, was commended by the judges of the Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards for an Unpublished Manuscript.

Most recently, Yannick was the managing editor of Home Truths, An Anthology of Refugee and Migrant Writing

He is currently writing his second novel and completing his PhD.