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Nicholas Hasluck Nicholas Hasluck i(A32097 works by)
Born: Established: 1942 Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, ;
Gender: Male
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BiographyHistory

Nicholas Paul Hasluck is the son of Paul and Alexandra Hasluck (q.v.). Studying law, he graduated from the University of Western Australia in 1963, and from Oxford University in 1966. He worked briefly in Fleet Street as an editorial assistant, but returned in 1967 to Australia, working as a barrister in Western Australia. He was deputy chair of the Australia Council from 1978-1982 and chair of the Literature Board from 1999 to 2002.

In addition to his often satirical fiction about Australian society and history, Hasluck has also written drama, radio scripts, poetry and literary criticism.

Most Referenced Works

Awards for Works

Our Man K 1999 single work novel
1999 shortlisted Western Australian Premier's Book Awards
The Country Without Music 1990 single work novel
1991 joint winner Western Australian Premier's Book Awards Fiction Award
1991 shortlisted Miles Franklin Literary Award
Truant State 1987 single work novel mystery romance
1987 shortlisted Miles Franklin Literary Award
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