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Kim Scott
Kim Scott

Kim Scott is a multi-award winning novelist. Benang (1999) was the first novel by an Indigenous writer to win the Miles Franklin Award and That Deadman Dance (2010) also won Australia's premier literary prize, among many others. Proud to be one among those who call themselves Noongar, Kim is founder and chair of the Wirlomin Noongar Language and Story Project(www.wirlomin.com.au), which has published a number of bilingual picture books. A Companion to the Works of Kim Scott (Camden House, 2016) deals with aspects of his career in education and literature. He received an Australian Centenary Medal and was 2012 West Australian of the Year. Kim is currently Professor of Writing in the School of Media, Culture and Creative Arts at Curtin University.

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4 May 2019

Join Kim Scott at the Margaret River Writers Festival event Calling Out the Past as he discusses uncovering the past and challenging elements of history as well as his award winning book TABOO.

4:00 PM

Voyager Estate, Main Stage
41 Stevens Rd Margaret River WA 6285

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