To commemorate National Reconciliation Week and this year’s theme of Grounded in Truth. Walk Together with Courage, multi-award winning author and Indigenous advocate, Prof Anita Heiss will hold a lunchtime Author Talk and Q&A about her most recent publication Growing Up Aboriginal in Australia, a collection of autobiographies from Aboriginal people in Australia.

Professor Anita Heiss is the author of non-fiction, historical fiction, commercial women's fiction, poetry, social commentary and travel articles. She is a regular guest at writers' festivals and travels internationally performing her work and lecturing on Aboriginal literature. She is a lifetime ambassador of the Indigenous Literacy Foundation and a proud member of the Wiradjuri Nation of Central NSW.

Venue

Room: 
Central Walkway, near the Halls of Residence Dining Hall, UQ Gatton