Alexis Wright has been awarded the 2018 Stella Prize for her remarkable biography of Aboriginal leader, thinker and entrepreneur, Tracker Tilmouth.
- Arts Review
Tracker is a book uniquely written by weaving and layering first-person stories told about him as well as by him.
It embeds Aboriginal traditions of oral and collective storytelling to create a new way of writing memoir – ‘giving many voices a part in the story’.
In announcing the $50,000 prize at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney last night, Chair of the 2018 judging panel, Fiona Stager said: “This extraordinary, majestic book has been composed by Wright from interviews with family, friends, foes and…
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