Rodney Hall

Rodney Hall has twice won the Miles Franklin Award (for Just Relations in 1982 and The Grisly Wife in 1994). His thirty-four books include twelve collections of poems, twelve novels, two biographies and several books of social commentary, among them Popeye Never Told You, his memoir of his childhood during WWII, and his most recent work of fiction, the widely acclaimed Silence, in 2011.