Angelina Hurley is an Aboriginal woman from Brisbane, Australia. Her heritage is of Jagera, Gooreng Gooreng, Mununjali, Birriah and Kamilaroi descent. She is the daughter of renowned Aboriginal visual artist Ron Hurley. For over 20 years Hurley has worked in Indigenous Arts, Education and Community Cultural Development. Angelina is an emerging writer who in 2011 was awarded the Australian-American Fulbright Commission's Indigenous Scholarship. Her writing career started with the production of her short film ‘Aunty Maggie and the Womba Wakgun’ produced through Screen Australia's Short Black series. Angelina is working on a Doctoral study entitled Pointing the Funny Bone: Blak Comedy and Aboriginal Cultural Perspectives on Humour, and writing series of scripts for and Aboriginal Comedy Series. Angelina is also co-host of the popular radio show Wild Black Women with Dr Chelsea Bond on Brisbane's 98.9fms Let's Talk Program.