Mirandi Riwoe is the author of Sunbirds. Her novel, Stone Sky Gold Mountain, won the ARA Historical Novel Prize and the Queensland Literary Award and was shortlisted for the Stella Prize and longlisted for the Miles Franklin Award. Her novella The Fish Girl won Seizure’s Viva la Novella and was shortlisted for the Stella Prize. Her short fiction and novellas can be found in the collection The Burnished Sun. Mirandi has a PhD in Creative Writing and Literary Studies (QUT).
Writer across various genres and platforms incl. drama and doco, website and game design, film and television, and museum curation Lecturer in conceptual design, interactive writing, philosophy.
Judy Powell is a Queensland-based author of historical crime fiction. She has worked as an archaeologist, National Parks officer, and teacher. She is the author of two novels, a literary biography, school texts and numerous academic works.