Marcella Purnama

Masters Candidate in Publishing and Communications, University of Melbourne

Marcella Purnama is a writer, blogger and editor. She graduated from Bachelor of Arts at the University of Melbourne in 2012, majoring in Psychology and Media and Communications. Marcella is experienced in journalism, videography, marketing communications and content writing. In 2014, she ventures to the publishing world, studying Master of Publishing and Communications at the University of Melbourne.

As part of her degree, Marcella writes a minor thesis on readers' emotional engagement and how it affects the success of YA books.

Currently, she is working with an Indonesian publishing house on her first nonfiction book, which will share her stories on 'adulting' as a Gen Y-er.

To find out more, you can visit her LinkedIn profile (www.linkedin.com/in/marcellapurnama) or read her latest thoughts at www.MarcellaPurnama.com.

Experience

  • 2014–present
    Masters Candidate in Publishing and Communications, University of Melbourne

Education

  • 2016 
    University of Melbourne, Master of Publishing and Communications
  • 2012 
    University of Melbourne, Bachelor of Arts