Liz Deep-Jones is an author, journalist, producer, presenter, film maker, curator and the inaugural Freilich Arts/Media and Activism Fellow at the Australian National University in Canberra.
Her best-selling young adult novels, Lucy Zeezou’s Goal and Lucy Zeezou’s Glamour Game were re-released in 2023 for the FIFA Women’s World Cup in Australia and New Zealand.
Liz is a champion for human rights, inspiring young people to act through her mentoring role at the ANU in media and arts activism. The proud Sydney-sider is travelling with her We Bleed The Same anti-racism exhibition and documentary across Australia.
She’s also writing her third novel, hoping to inspire young readers to never give up on their dreams. Liz is one of the first female television journalists to break the mould in sports reporting having covered numerous national and international sporting events including the FIFA World Cup.