Grace Tame

Country: Australia

Grace Tame, an Australian activist and advocate, has been a strong voice for survivors of childhood sexual abuse. In 2021, she received the prestigious title of Australian of the Year. Following this, Grace established The Grace Tame Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to campaigning for and providing financial support to initiatives that address and prevent sexual abuse of children and others. Her impactful journey also encompasses her memoir, The Ninth Life of a Diamond Miner, published in 2022, which showcases her remarkable resilience and serves as an inspiration for others to find strength in overcoming adversity.

Grace Tame, seorang pegiat dan advokat Australia, telah vokal menyuarakan para penyintas kekerasan seksual masa kanak-kanak. Pada 2021, ia menerima gelar Australian of the Year yang bergengsi. Setelahnya, Grace mendirikan The Grace Tame Foundation, sebuah organisasi nirlaba yang dikhususkan untuk kampanye dan pendanaan prakarsa-prakarsa yang mengangkat isu kekerasan seksual pada anak dan korban lainnya, sekaligus berupaya mencegah kekerasan itu sendiri. Perjalanannya yang berdampak besar juga mencakup memoarnya, The Ninth Life of a Diamond Miner, diterbitkan pada 2022, yang menampilkan ketahanannya yang luar biasa, yang menjadi inspirasi bagi orang-orang lain untuk menemukan kekuatan saat mencoba mengatasi kesulitan hidup.

Appearing in

Main Program | Grace Tame – The Ninth Life of a Diamond Miner: A memoir

Grace Tame, a prominent Australian advocate for survivors of sexual assault, has captivated audiences with her impactful and contemplative speeches. As the 2021 Australian of the Year, Tame leverages her …

Main Program | The Strength in Vulnerability: Memoir Writing

Writing and critical artistic practice can take the shape of feminist activism. Tika, an independent singer and songwriter with the band Tika and The Dissidents, composes music addressing women’s autonomy …

Special Event | Our Stories are Our Power: An Evening with Anita Heiss, Grace Tame, and Tanaïs

Join us at the renowned Alila Ubud for an evening of remarkable voices featuring Anita Heiss, Grace Tame, and Tanaïs, hosted by Rebecca Makkai. Through their personal journeys, they’ve harnessed …