Portrait of Sophie Cunningham

Sophie Cunningham

Sophie Cunningham is a former publisher and editor and the author of four books, including the acclaimed Melbourne. 

She is a founding and current board member of The Stella Prize, a prize for Australian women's writing. A long-time Melbourne resident, Sophie has a passion for history, (including natural history), and is keen to seek out the stories that places have to tell. She is currently working on the project, ‘Boundaries’, in which she and photographer Dianna Wells are walking and documenting the 70-kilometer boundary of the City of Melbourne.