Kokomini Writer Graham Akhurst Receives Fulbright WG Walker Scholarship

20th Dec 2018

A Kokomini writer who is currently enrolled in a MPhil of Creative Writing at the University of Queensland has been granted a Fulbright WG Walker Scholarship for his work which will see him undertake studies and mentorship in various institutions in the USA. 

Graham Akhurst will study in the literary hub of New York City will use his time there to gain insight into pursuing further teaching goals and contributing to the changes in Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander literature. 

CAAMA's Philippe Perez spoke to Mr Akhurst about his journey in the below audio.