Authors » Steve Mickler
Steve Mickler is originally from Canada, and immigrated to Australia in 1974. With a diverse background in Indigenous affairs and academia, he was a research fellow with the Centre for Research in Culture and Communication at Murdoch University from 1995 to 1998. Dr Mickler worked in Aboriginal Affairs in the Northern Territory and Western Australia from 1981 to 1992, including in the public affairs sections of the Department of Aboriginal Affairs, ATSIC and as a research officer with the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody. He is the author of Gambling on the First Race: A Comment on Racism and Talkback Radio and numerous journal articles dealing with media and public representation of indigenous affairs.
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Light Horse Boy at Bologna
Fremantle Press illustrators are again set to shine at the Bologna Children’s Book Fair in March 2014. Drawings from Light Horse Boy will feature in the Australian Publishers Association exhibition Hello! from Australia while The Last Viking and Dreamers will feature in the exhibition’s book showcase.