Portrait of Laura Jean McKay

Laura Jean McKay

Laura Jean McKay is the author of Holiday in Cambodia (Black Inc. July 2013), which was shortlisted for the New South Wales Premier’s Literary Awards. Her writing has been published in Best Australian Stories, Sleepers Almanac, the Big Issue, Women of Letters and The Lifted Brow.

She is a PhD candidate at the University of Melbourne and the recipient of a 2014 Martin Bequest Travelling Scholarship. She is also a performer.