Sue Lawson

Sue Lawson is an award-winning Australian author who writes books for children and young adults. Her books include Freedom Ride, shortlisted for the Children’s Book Council of Australia Book of the Year and the NSW and WA Premiers’ Literary Awards, and Pan’s Whisper, which won the Australian Family Therapist Award and was shortlisted for the Prime Minister’s Literary Award, 2012.

Sue is currently working with Boonwurrung Elder, Aunty Fay Muir, on a number of fiction and non fiction books, including their first release NGANGA – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Words and Phrases.

Saturday 10 August 11.30am La Trobe Art Institute NGANGA: TO SEE AND UNDERSTAND