Declan Fry

Author biography

Declan Fry is an essayist, critic, and proud descendant of the Yorta Yorta. Born on Wongatha country in Kalgoorlie, in 2009 he received the Tom Collins Prize in Australian Literature. He was a joint winner of the Todhunter Literary Award in 2013. His work has appeared in Meanjin and Westerlyand he currently works as one of the directors of Books n Boots, an organisation which distributes books to First Nations communities. He lives and writes on the land of the Wurundjeri and Boon Wurrung peoples of the Kulin Nation. Their sovereignty has never been ceded. Twitter: DeclanFry1 Instagram: declan.s.fry