Andrea James playwright director Sunshine Super Girl
[Smriti Daniel, ABC]
James is an artist with a reputation for being willing and able to engage with complex, emotionally fraught issues, both personal and communal, and then share them with audiences – the kinds of topics explored in Ghosting the Party.
William Cooper's dreams of Indigenous representation in Parliament inch closer
[Mikaela Ortolan, Rosa Ritchie and Matt Dowling, ABC]
Cooper, a Yorta Yorta man who was born around 1860 near the junction of the Murray and Goulburn rivers in Victoria, played pivotal roles in the Cummeragunja Walk Off and founded the Australian Aborigines' League.