The Love of Stories
Available September 1
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people please note that this video may contain names, images and voices of people who have passed away.

The Love of Stories

Celebrated Indigenous author Anita Heiss shares her love of stories.

Anita's short video is about her love of reading, writing and listening to stories and their role in First Nations lives for millenia.


Indigenous Literacy Day is proudly presented by the Indigenous Literacy Foundation, a charity with a vision of equity of opportunity for all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children living in remote Australia.

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Anita Heiss

Anita Heiss is a proud member of the Wiradjuri nation of Central New South Wales, as well as a celebrated Australian author. She is a Lifetime Ambassador for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation, and a proud Ambassador of Worawa Aboriginal College, the GO Foundation and the Sydney Swans.
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Anita Heiss is a proud member of the Wiradjuri nation of Central New South Wales, but was born in Gadigal Country and has spent much of her life on Dharawal Land near La Perouse. She is one of Australia’s most prolific and well-known authors, publishing across genres including non-fiction, historical fiction, commercial fiction, and children’s novels. Her latest book is Bila Yarudhanggalangdhuray. Anita is also a marathoner!

Anita is a Lifetime Ambassador for the Indigenous Literacy Foundation, and a proud Ambassador of Worawa Aboriginal College, the GO Foundation and the Sydney Swans.

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