Peta Murray is a professional writer of plays and short stories, a dramaturge and teacher. She is currently co-facilitator of The Black Writers Lab at Ilbijerri Theatre, Melbourne.
Her best-known play, Wallflowering has seen numerous productions in Australia and overseas. Other plays include AWGIE winners Spitting Chips and The Keys to the Animal Room, and Salt which won the Victorian Premier’s Award for Drama. She is currently completing a new work, Things That Fall Over.
Peta’s stories have been published in anthologies, including Sleepers Almanac and New Australian Stories.
Peta is co-founder and Creative Consultant of The GroundSwell Project.