Stan Grant is an award-winning journalist. He is currently the international editor at Sky News Australia, and the indigenous affairs editor for Guardian Australia. From 2001 to 2012 he worked for CNN as an anchor in Hong Kong, before relocating to Beijing as correspondent, from which he covered conflicts in Afghanistan, Pakistan, Iraq, and elsewhere. He is of Aboriginal ancestry, from the Wiradjuri people.
`Stan Grant is an extraordinary man. He will be Australia's first aboriginal prime minister.' -- Peter Carey `Searingly honest, this is a compelling and harrowing book in which Stan Grant adds his strong voice to the clamour for social justice and indigenous rights.' * New Internationalist * `Grant is a natural storyteller ... at his best when recounting his experiences and observations of Indigenous Australian life with devastating simplicity and acuity. This highly readable book ... has the potential to spark empathy and generate important discussion, and deserves to be read widely.' * Bookseller + Publisher * `Grant will be an important voice in shaping this nation.' * The Saturday Paper * `A profound memoir by a writer of Aboriginal ancestry meditating upon "white" Australia.' -- Joyce Carol Oates