Authors » Stephen Kinnane
Stephen Kinnane is a descendant through his mother’s mother of the Miriwoong people of the East Kimberley and was raised in Noongar country in the south-west of Western Australia. As a writer and researcher he has worked on a variety of community-based cultural heritage projects. He collaborated with Lauren Marsh and Alice Nannup on the book, When the Pelican Laughed (1992) and co-wrote and co-produced The Coolbaroo Club (1996), an ABC television documentary which was awarded the 1996 Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Human Rights Award for the Arts.
Short listed, Western Australian Premier’s Literary
Winner, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission Human Rights Award, 1996
Winner, AIATSIS Stanner Award, 2006
Winner, Western Australian Premier’s Award, 2006
Books available from Fremantle Press
- Shadow Lines 2003
Whisky Charlie Foxtrot Reading
Annabel Smith’s Whisky Charlie Foxtrot was shortlisted for the 2013 Most Underrated Book Award (MUBA). The winner, Fish-Hair Woman was announced on Friday night. Here’s a reading Annabel prepared for her presentation at the Wheeler Centre award ceremony.