Whelan, an experienced educator, artist and photographer has lectured in photography and theory for over 30 years. She has written TAFE curriculum for Victoria and been an executive member
of The TAFE Art and Design Statewide Committee (now Media Art and Design). Kathleen possesses a Masters Degree in Education from the Tyler School of Art, Temple University, Philadelphia
USA. She has participated in hundreds of exhibitions and her work is represented in collections in Australia, the USA and Peru. She has contributed to many newspapers, professional
and craft journals. This is her second book on The Age photography.