PETER MARES

Peter Mares (@marespeter) is senior moderator with The Cranlana Programme, an independent, not-for-profit organisation that promotes or ethical leadership, and contributing editor to Inside Story magazine.

Peter’s new book No Place Like Home: Repairing Australia’s Housing Crisis is published by Text. Together with Julianne Schultz, he co-edited an edition of Griffith Review on migration, identity and belonging called Who We Are.  Peter is also the author of Not Quite Australian: how temporary migration is changing the nation (Text, 2016) and Borderline (UNSW Press, 2002), an awarding-winning account of Australia’s treatment of refugees and asylum seekers. He is an adjunct fellow at the Centre for Urban Transitions at Swinburne University.

From 1987 to 2011 Peter worked as a journalist and broadcaster with the ABC. During those 25 years he presented national radio programs and served as a foreign correspondent. He subsequently worked on urban policy as Cities Fellow at the Grattan Institute.

Contact Peter here.

Peter Mares Cranlana 2018