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Artist Bio

Chelsea Watego

Chelsea Watego is a Munanjahli and South Sea Islander woman born and raised on Yuggera country. First trained as an Aboriginal health worker, she is an Indigenist health humanities scholar, prolific writer and public intellectual. When not referred to as ‘Vern and Elaine’s baby’, she is also Kihi, Maya, Eliakim, Vernon and George’s mum. In 2022, Chelsea’s groundbreaking work, Another Day in the Colony was longlisted for the Stella Prize.

Appearing in:

MWF Big Debate: Sport vs Literature

Sat 6 May, 6.30pm


Running Writing

Sun 7 May, 10.30am