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Mykaela Saunders Mykaela Saunders i(12974692 works by)
Gender: Female
Heritage: Aboriginal Dharug ; Aboriginal ; Lebanese
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'Mykaela Saunders is a Koori and Lebanese writer with Dharug ancestry, who belongs to the Minjungbal-Nganduwal community in Tweed Heads. She’s currently undertaking a Doctor of Arts degree in the creative writing program at the University of Sydney, where she also lectures in Indigenous Studies. Her doctoral project is called Goori-Futurism: Envisioning the sovereignty of Minjungbal-Nganduwal country, community, and culture through speculative fiction.'

Source: Growing Up Indigenous.

Most Referenced Works

Personal Awards

2019 shortlisted Peter Carey Short Story Award

for 'Long Road Becoming'.

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