Born: Established: 1961 Longford, Northern Midlands, Midlands, Tasmania, ;
In 2016 Flanagan was appointed as the Boisbouvier Founding Chair in Australian Literature at The University of Melbourne.
Voted number 28 in the Booktopia Top 50 Favourite Australian Authors for 2018
Other works not individually indexed include:
Seize the Fire : Three Speeches (Penguin Random House Australia, 2018)Toxic: The Rotting Underbelly of the Tasmanian Salmon Industry (2021)