Jane Harrison is descended from the Muruwari people and is a playwright and author. Her novel Becoming Kirrali Lewis won the 2014 Black & Write! Prize and was shortlisted for the 2016 Prime Minister’s Literary Prize, YA category. Her plays include Stolen, Rainbow’s End (both of which have been on various senior level English curricula) and The Visitors. She was the Festival Director for Blak & Bright, the inaugural Victorian Indigenous Literary Festival in 2016. Jane believes in the power of stories in strengthening cultural connection.