The South Coast Writers Centre presents readings from the anniversary edition of Dreaming Inside – Voices from Junee Correctional Centre, Volume 5. This anthology of writing by inmates includes special contributions from Black Wallaby Writers Jim Everett and Bruce Pascoe, with a keynote by Tony Birch. This session includes readings by John Muk Muk Burke, Aunty Barbara Nicholson and Friederike Krishnabhakdi-Vasilakis.

South Coast Writers Centre’s Indigenous Writing program is supported by the Wollongong Art Gallery and Arts NSW.

 

Entry is $5. All proceeds to South Coast Writers Centre's Indigenous program. Tickets available at the door.

 

 

John Muk Muk Burke (Australian)

John Muk Muk Burke

Mukky is a Wiradjuri Elder and Black Wallaby team member. His book Bridge of Triangles won the 1993 Unaipon Award and his poetry volume Night Song and Other Poems won the national Kate Challis RAKA Award in 2000. Mukky was a judge for the David Unaipon Awards for five years and has lectured at NTU and CSU. His book Late Poems from the Murrumbidgee will be published this year.