Marie Munkara


Marie Munkara was born on the banks of the Mainoru River in central Arnhem land. Her first book (see here, and Bob Gosford's two-part interview from 2009 here and here) Every Secret Thing won the David Unaipon Award in 2008 and the NT Book of the Year Award in 2010.


‘My people are a multimillion-dollar industry and still they die’

November 23, 2017 2

The Tiwi people, exploited by an industry of researchers, educators, and politicians, have the highest incidence of suicide on the planet, writes author Marie Munkara