Kirsty Sword Gusmão:


Stories from Timor-Leste & Australia


Activist. Single Mum. First Lady. Author. Lover of languages. “Pin-up Spy”*!

* See the "About" section to find out how I earned this particular label!

This Site is a space to share my thoughts, insights and experiences of a life lived between two nations, one (Australia) the country of my birth and the other (Timor-Leste) a small half-island which is home to my heart and soul.


"A Woman of Independence"

ISBN: 9781742624020
Format: eBook
Pub Date: 10/11/2007
Category: Biography & True Stories / Biography: general
Imprint: Macmillan Australia
Price: $16.99

"Alias Ruby Blade"


Feature Documentary Film (2012)

Using astonishing footage of the years-long resistance, director Alex Meillier presents a highly personal account of the courage needed to create a new democracy in modern times.

You can buy "Alias Ruby Blade" on Google Play Movies, YouTube as download or rent it on Google Play Movies, YouTube online.

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