Woman Pung, Alice

Lawyer and Writer

Written by Caitlin Stone, The University of Melbourne

Alice Pung was born in 1981 in Footscray, Victoria to Cambodian refugee parents. Her first book, the memoir Unpolished Gem, was published in 2006. In 2008, she edited Growing up Asian in Australia and in 2011 published her third book, Her Father's Daughter.

Published Resources


  • International Writing Program at the University of Iowa, On the Move 2011: Alice Pung (Writers in Motion: Decline and Recovery), 2011. http://youtu.be/6LZtfc7V2Mk. Details

Online Resources

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