• Illustration of Chinese Straight (Stellar Leuna)Source: Stellar Leuna
True Stories is a podcast told by Australia’s best emerging and award-wining writers. Season One, 'High School' celebrates the good, the bad and the ugly of those complicated years.
9 Sep 2015 - 10:59 AM  UPDATED 29 Mar 2016 - 3:12 PM

High School, a time of metamorphism for most of us. For award-winning poet and author, Maxine Beneba Clarke, the transformation brings hope that the school-yard taunts will be over. It seems just within reach, but can she really change herself?


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'Chinese Straight' written and read by Maxine Beneba Clarke

Music & Sound Design: James Cecil

Executive Producer: Kylie Boltin

Producer: Megan Gibbon

Illustrator: Stellar Leuna

Photographer: Noel Mclaughlin

Record: SBS Broadcast Operations