Donna McLaren

First Languages

Donna McLaren is an author, linguist and teacher. Donna teaches Gamilaraay language and language teaching methods, and provides linguistic support to Awabakal and Dhanggati languages. She writes poetry, children’s books, short stories, plays and novels. She has developed language and literacy resources for use in schools and community programs and is currently completing her PhD in Aboriginal reclamation language pedagogies and practices.