Michael Burge

Michael Burge

Michael Burge is an Australian author and journalist who lives at Deepwater in the New England region of NSW with his husband and their dogs. After graduating from the National Institute of Dramatic Art, Michael undertook media studies in the United Kingdom. His non-fiction debut Questionable Deeds: Making a stand for equal love lifted the lid on familial and institutional homophobia in Australia during the marriage equality campaign.

Michael has written, edited, directed and broadcast for Fairfax Media, Intermedia, United News & Media, Margo Kingston’s NoFibs and a range of lifestyle mastheads. He is director of the annual High Country Writers Festival in Glen Innes.

Tank Water is his first novel

APPEARING AT: Fresh blood
WITH: Margaret Hickey, Ruth McIver and Karina Kilmore (facilitator)
DATE: Friday 3 December
TIME: 10.30-11.30
VENUE: Dixson Room