Don Watson

Over the past 40 years, Don Watson’s essays and reviews on politics, history and culture have appeared in most major Australian journals and newspapers. He is the author of acclaimed bestsellers Recollections of a Bleeding Heart and The Bush, and Quarterly Essay, Enemy Within on the 2016 US Presidential Election. He has twice won The Age Book of the Year and has also received a Walkley Award, the NSW Premier’s Award and the Phillip Hodgins Medal for Australian Literature. His latest book, Watsonia, was published in 2020.