Ellen Van Neerven

Ellen van Neerven is an Indigenous Australian writer belonging to the Yugambeh people of South East Queensland. She is the author of the poetry collection Comfort Food (UQP, 2016) and the fiction collection Heat and Light (UQP, 2014) which won numerous awards including the 2013 David Unaipon Award, the 2015 Dobbie Award and the 2016 NSW Premiers Literary Awards Indigenous Writer’s Prize.

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