Alexis Wright

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Author biography

Alexis Wright is a member of the Waanyi nation of the southern highlands of the Gulf of Carpentaria. Her books include Grog War, a study of alcohol abuse in Tennant Creek, and the novels Plains of Promise, Carpentaria and The Swan Book, and she was editor/compiler of Take Power. She is a Distinguished Fellow in the University of Western Sydney’s Writing and Society Research Centre.