Michael Burge is an Australian journalist, author and artist who lives at Deepwater on Ngarabal Country in the New England region of NSW.
His debut novel Tank Water is a coming-of-age crime thriller set in the bush and will be released by MidnightSun Publishing in October 2021.
His non-fiction debut Questionable Deeds: Making a stand for equal love lifted the lid on familial, institutional and government homophobia in Australia, and was selected for the Brisbane Writer’s Festival.
In a series of hard-hitting articles for Fairfax Media, Galah Press, Intermedia, United News & Media UK, Margo Kingston’s NoFibs, Gay Star News, News Corporation and the Journal of Australian Studies, Michael’s journalism has always covered issues of equality, LGBTIQA+ history, popular culture, politics and pathways for independent artists and writers.
For more detail on his work history check out his LinkedIn profile.
Contact Michael via email (below) or by mobile: 0400 977 816.