Khyiah Angel is an Australian author, teacher, and publisher.
Khyiah was a 2010 recipient of the Australian Society of Authors Mentorship Award for her first novel Fake Profile, the story of how a single posting on a social media website can go horribly wrong. Fake Profile was released in August 2014.
don’t friend me, released 2016, is the revised edition of Fake Profile, updated to reflect new technologies.
Her second novel, a multimodal young adult psychological thriller, I Know Why You Run, was released in 2018.
Two more novels, young adult crime fiction novel Say Nothing, and a children’s hybrid novel, Jordan’s Journey, will be released early 2019 and 202 respectively.
Khyiah is the Director of Typology Tech, a publishing house with a focus on multimodal and transmedia text. She also teaches at Macquarie University, and is working on exploring content creation as narrative devices.
Khyiah has a PhD in Media & Comms (Multimodal Writing) for which she researched the multimodal reading and writing of young adults. She also has undergraduate degrees in [Education] and [History, Philosophy & Politics], PostGrad qualifications in [Education] and [Technology] and Masters degrees in [Gender Studies] and [Creative Writing].