Thomas Keneally

Australian, 1935 -

Thomas Keneally is one of Australia’s greatest living authors – a designated Living Treasure according to the National Trust of Australia. He is best known for his Booker Prize-winning novel Schindler’s Ark, which was adapted for film as the Academy Award-winning Schindler’s List. Before his success as a novelist, he studied to be a Catholic priest and taught English at the University of New England. He has published over two dozen books to date.