Chemutai Glasheen

Chemutai Glasheen lives in Western Australia. She is a teacher and a sessional academic at Curtin University. She writes fiction for young people and her work is influenced by her interest and experience in human rights and education. She has written a collection of short stories which are set in east Africa. Her work has been published in ACE: Arresting Contemporary stories by Emerging Writers and in the Museum of Freedom and Tolerance website.

She holds a PhD in creative writing from Curtin University.

Books from this author


Children’s Book Council of Australia (CBCA) (Shortlisted 2024)

Western Australian Premier’s Book Awards (Shortlisted 2024)

Western Australian Premier’s Prize for an Emerging Writer (Shortlisted 2023)