Anna Kenny is a consultant anthropologist who has been based in Alice Springs for 25 years and was an Australian Research Council postdoctoral fellow in the School of Archaeology and Anthropology at The Australian National University between 2012 and 2016. She has conducted field research with Indigenous people in the Northern Territory since 1991, as well as in Queensland and Western Australia, and has written many connection reports for native title claims that have supported successful native title determinations. She is the author of a book on Carl Strehlow’s ethnography, The Aranda’s Pepa. An Introduction to Carl Strehlow’s Masterpiece Die Aranda- und Loritja-Stämme in Zentral-Australien (1907–1920) and co-edited with Nic Peterson German Ethnography in Australia. Currently, she is working on several native title claims and a monograph on T.G.H. Strehlow’s anthropology called Shadows of a Father.