Kieran Finnane

Kieran is a founding journalist of the Alice Springs News. She also contributes to national publications, including Griffith Review and Artlink Magazine.

Her books are Trouble: On Trial in Central Australia, UQP, 2016; and Peace Crimes: Pine Gap, national security and dissent, UQP,  2020.

After arts and film studies in Sydney and Paris, and early employment in television, she moved to Alice Springs in 1987 where she found her true home in print, writing about the social and cultural life of Central Australia with a commitment to detail, context and recognising complexity.