Aimee writes cultural criticism and creative nonfiction. She is The Big Issue's film editor (previously small screens) and a former pop culture columnist at The Lifted Brow. Her work appears on Literary Hub, Little White Lies, The Guardian, Kill Your Darlings, Overland, Meanjin and more.
In 2016, Aimee was selected for Melbourne International Film Festival's Critics Campus. She's been a Writer in Residence at SA Writers Centre, and was an inaugural Arts Writer in Residence at The Mill. A runner-up in the 2020 KYD New Critic Award, Aimee was chosen for the 2021 Berlin International Film Festival's prestigious Berlinale Talent Press program. She's also been a mentor at MIFF's Critics Campus and Melbourne Women In Film Festival's Critics Lab.
Aimee has appeared at National Young Writers' Festival, Emerging Writers' Festival and Digital Writers' Festival. For over two years, she was the resident screen critic on Radio Adelaide's breakfast show. You may have heard her on ABC Adelaide, Melbourne, Sydney, Canberra or Radio National chatting about all manner of pop culture topics.
In 2022, Aimee is writing a book about Jim Henson's cultural legacy.
Based in Adelaide, South Australia, Aimee lives, works and learns on the stolen lands of the Kaurna people. She pays her respects to Kaurna Elders past and present, and to anyone with a connection to the world's oldest continuing culture. Sovereignty has never been ceded.
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