• Kim Scott

    Kim Scott is a descendant of the Wirlomin Noongar people.

    The first Indigenous author to win the Miles Franklin Award, for Benang, his most recent novel, That Deadman Dance, won the 2011 Miles Franklin Award and the South-east Asia and Pacific Commonwealth Writers’ Prize. His work has been translated and published in China, India, Holland and France.

    Kim currently works at Curtin University, in the Curtin Health Innovation Research Institute.