HALL, Rodney


HALL, Rodney
(1935-)
   Australian poet and writer, Chairperson since 1991 of the Australia Council, a body responsible for government arts policy and funding. His long, vivid, humorous, baroque fourth novel, Kisses of the Enemy (1987), is set in the NEAR FUTURE in an Australia now a republic. Acampaign of cultural subversion unsettles a nation that has hitherto offered little resistance to its rape by foreign opportunists. Several of his other novels - including Just Relations (1982), The Second Bridegroom (1989) and The Grisly Wife (1993)- contain fantasy elements.
   PN

Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. . 2011.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Rodney Hall — OAM (born 18 November 1935) is an Australian writer. BiographyBorn in Birmingham, England, Hall came to Australia as a child after World War II and studied at the University of Queensland (1971) [ Australian Poets and Their Works , by William… …   Wikipedia

  • Rodney Mills — is an American mastering engineer in Atlanta, GA.He has been involved in the music industry for over 40 years and has earned over 50 gold and platinum records for engineering, producing, and mastering. Biography A native Georgian, Rodney began… …   Wikipedia

  • Rodney Pattisson — Rodney Stuart Pattisson, MBE (born 4 August 1943 in Campbeltown, Argyll, Scotland) is a former Olympic gold medalist in sailing at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics and 1972 Munich Olympics all in the Flying Dutchman class. He also won a silver medal …   Wikipedia

  • Rodney, Mississippi — was a city in Jefferson County in southwest Mississippi, approximately 32 miles northeast of Natchez. Rodney was founded in 1828, and in the 19th century, it was only three votes away from becoming the capital of the Mississippi Territory.cite… …   Wikipedia

  • Rodney Hall — (* 18. November 1935 in Solihull, England) ist ein australischer Schriftsteller. Hall kam bereits 1947 nach Australien. Nach seiner Ausbildung begann er 1951 bei einem Versicherungsunternehmen in Brisbane zu arbeiten. Seit 1961 war er als freier… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rodney Moore — Données clés Surnom Rodney More, The King of Cream, Howard Ramone Nationalité Américain Profession Acteur pornographique, réalisateur compositeur de musique …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rodney Waschka II — is an American composer known for his algorithmic compositions and his theatrical works. BiographyWaschka studied at Brooklyn College, at the Institute of Sonology, then newly part of the Royal Conservatory of The Hague, and earned his doctorate… …   Wikipedia

  • Rodney Crowell — bei den Grammy Awards 1990 Rodney Crowell (* 7. August 1950 in Houston, Texas) ist ein US amerikanischer Country Sänger, Songwrite …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rodney McCray (baseball) — Rodney McCray (born September 13, 1963) was an American Major League Baseball player who is best known for crashing through an outfield fence attempting to make a catch.Born in Detroit, Rodney s family moved west while he was child. He enrolled… …   Wikipedia

  • Hall (Familienname) — Hall ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Inhaltsverzeichnis A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z A Adam Hall …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rodney Martin — (* in Australien) ist ein ehemaliger professioneller Squashspieler. Werdegang Martin entstammt aus einer erfolgreichen Squashfamilie. Sein Bruder Brett Martin war wie Rodney ein Spieler von Weltrang, seine Schwester Michelle Martin konnte von… …   Deutsch Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.