Kirsti Melville


Country: Australia

Kirsti Melville is an award-winning documentary producer and the presenter of Earshot on ABC Radio National. Her work focuses on human rights and social justice. When she’s not busy telling other people’s stories, you’ll find her curled up reading them. She’s addicted to understanding the complexities of human relationships and adding to the overflowing pile of books beside her bed.

Kirsti Melville adalah Produser dokumenter pemenang penghargaan dan pembawa acara Earshot di ABC Radio National. Karya-karya Kirsti berfokus pada hak asasi manusia dan keadilan sosial. Saat Kirsti tidak sedang sibuk menceritakan kisah orang lain, ia dapat ditemui sedang membaca kisah-kisah tersebut. Kirsti kecanduan akan pemahaman mengenai kerumitan hubungan manusia dan menambahkan tumpukan buku di samping tempat tidurnya.

Appearing in

Festival Club @ Bar Luna: Wellmania: Misadventures in the Search for Wellness

$10 green juices and $150 yoga mats – the wellness industry has evolved into a “global industrial complex” according to Guardian senior writer Brigid Delaney. But does any of it …


Main Program: A Matter of Taste

What do we really write about when we write about food? From a window into other cultures and time-worn traditions, to tantalizing travel itineraries and make-or-break restaurant reviews, food writing …


Main Program: China’s Women

With Wild Swans, Jung Chang illuminated the lives of three generations of women in China. Former rocket factory worker Lijia Zhang’s Lotus, inspired by her grandmother’s experiences, tells the story …


Festival Club @ Bar Luna: Good Muslim Boy

Osamah Sami is living proof that the truth can be stranger – and more hilarious! – than fiction. From a boyhood spent dodging Iran’s ‘Piety Police’ to seeing his life …