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Maureen Fuary Maureen Fuary i(A65958 works by)
Born: Established: North Queensland, Queensland, ;
Gender: Female
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'Maureen Fuary was born in North Queensland, was raised in many parts of Australia and returned to the north as a young, fresh graduate of anthropology to take up a position at James Cook University. There she was encouraged to enrol in a PhD and thus began her long and continuing association with the Torres Strait.' (Source:

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2006 winner ABC Radio Regional Production Fund Short Story Project ABC Radio Short Story Competition for Too Deadly That Dress
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