Authors and Artists

Duncan Mackay

Duncan Mackay

Duncan Mackay was born in Kenya and lived in Somalia, Scotland and New Zealand before migrating to Western Australia. He has been a journalist, historian and freelance writer, and also worked in government. He lives in Perth with his wife, and enj... Full profile

Felicity Marshall

Felicity Marshall

Felicity Marshall is an author/illustrator with an honours degree in fine arts. She has also studied classical ballet, performed with the West Australian Ballet Company, children’s pantomime, and worked in film production for 17 years. She w... Full profile

Wayne Martino

Wayne Martino

Wayne Martino completed his doctorate at Murdoch University. He has had extensive experience teaching English and Literature at secondary schools in Perth, Western Australia. Full profile

Donna Mazza

Donna Mazza

Donna Mazza was born and grew up in Bunbury, Western Australia. She lived in Perth for a number of years, has travelled extensively in Europe, North America and South-East Asia, and completed a PhD in English at Edith Cowan University in 2005. She... Full profile

Jennifer McBride

Jennifer McBride

Jennifer McBride was born and raised in Western Australia, where she lives with her husband and children. She enjoys reading, writing and watching movies, with a particular love of fantasy and science fiction. When she is not writing, Jennifer lov... Full profile

Jane McKay

Jane McKay

Jane McKay was born in Tasmania and now lives in Perth, Western Australia. She has worked as a primary school teacher and now enjoys life as an artist, author and graphic designer. Full profile

Janina Milek

Janina Milek

Born in Poland in 1921 Janina Milek was transported with her family to Siberia in the freezing winter of 1940. She worked hard in the labour camps for nearly two years until the changing fortunes of the war offered relative freedom. There followed... Full profile

Graeme Miles

Graeme Miles

Graeme Miles was born in Perth in 1976 and, apart from short absences, has lived there ever since. He has studied English literature, Latin and ancient Greek, in which he has completed a PhD at the University of Western Australia. His poems have a... Full profile

Richard Mills

Richard Mills

Richard Mills is one of Australia’s leading composers, conductors and musical directors. Between 1996 and 2007 he was commissioned by various organisations across Australia to unite three different operas which have been performed in Western Austr... Full profile

Emmanuel Mollois

Emmanuel Mollois

The youngest of eight children, Emmanuel Mollois was born in France’s Loire Valley and grew up in Vendée. From an early age he was passionate about eating, and his mother’s semolina cake is a fond memory. At 15 years old his fa... Full profile

Ffion Murphy

Ffion Murphy

Dr Ffion Murphy was born in Kenya, grew up in Perth and lived in Sydney, London and then Brisbane before returning to Western Australia. She worked for several years in film and television and has lectured at Edith Cowan University. Her publicatio... Full profile

Brendan Murray

Brendan Murray

Brendan Murray was born in Fremantle, Western Australia, in 1959. He has contributed poetry and short stories to magazines and journals, and has taught in country WA. Full profile