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Author Event: Mirandi Riwoe

Award-winning author Mirandi Riwoe gave the ASAL Patrons Lecture followed by a brief Q and A session.

Mirandi Riwoe
Author Event
Mirandi Riwoe

6.00pm Thursday 14 October 2021
USC Art Gallery

This event was supported by the Association for the Study of Australian Literature and the Copyright Agency.

Mirandi Riwoe is the author of the novella The Fish Girl, which won Seizure’s Viva la Novella V and was shortlisted for the Stella Prize and the Queensland Literary Award’s UQ Fiction Prize, and Stone Sky Gold Mountain, which won the 2020 Queensland Literary Award—Fiction Book Award and the inaugural ARA Historical Novel Prize and was shortlisted for the 2021 Stella Prize, and longlisted for The 2021 Miles Franklin Literary Award. Her work has appeared in Best Australian Stories, Meanjin, Review of Australian Fiction, Griffith Review and Best Summer Stories. Mirandi has a PhD in Creative Writing and Literary Studies and lives in Brisbane.