Alex Miller

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Birthday
27, 1936
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
27, 1936 (age 81)
Birthplace
England

About

Australian fiction writer whose acclaimed novels include Journey to the Stone Country, The Ancestor Game, Lovesong, and Conditions of Faith. 

Before Fame

He studied at the University of Melbourne, graduating in 1965. Ten years later, he published his first short story, "Comrade Pawel." 

Trivia

His numerous literary honors include the Miles Franklin Award and the Commonwealth Writers' Prize. 

Family Life

He was born in England to a family of Scottish and Irish descent. He relocated to Australia at the age of sixteen, eventually settling in Victoria with his wife. 

Associated With

He and Patrick White are both award-winning 20th-century Australian novelists.