PDF Schindler's Ark By Thomas Keneally

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PDF Schindler's Ark By Thomas Keneally

PDF Schindler's Ark By Thomas Keneally Tom Keneally in AustraliaLife and CareerBorn in Sydney Keneally was educated at St Patrick's College Strathfield where a writing prize was named after him He entered St Patrick's Seminary Manly to train as a Catholic priest but left before his ordination He worked as a Sydney schoolteacher before his success as a novelist and he was a lecturer at the University of New England 1968–70 He has also written screenplays memoirs and non fiction booksKeneally was known as Mick until 1964 but began using the name Thomas when he started publishing after advice from his publisher to use what was really his first name He is most famous for his Schindler's Ark 1982 later republished as Schindler's List which won the Booker Prize and is the basis of the film Schindler's List 1993 Many of his novels are reworkings of historical material although modern in their psychology and styleKeneally has also acted in a handful of films He had a small role in The Chant of Jimmie Blacksmith based on his novel and played Father Marshall in the Fred Schepisi movie The Devil's Playground 1976 not to be confused with a similarly titled documentary by Lucy Walker about the Amish rite of passage called rumspringaIn 1983 he was made an Officer of the Order of Australia AO He is an Australian Living TreasureHe is a strong advocate of the Australian republic meaning the severing of all ties with the British monarchy and published a book on the subject in Our Republic 1993 Several of his Republican essays appear on the web site of the Australian Republican MovementKeneally is a keen supporter of rugby league football in particular the Manly Warringah Sea Eagles club of the NRL He made an appearance in the rugby league drama film The Final Winter 2007In March 2009 the Prime Minister of Australia Kevin Rudd gave an autographed copy of Keneally's Lincoln biography to President Barack Obama as a state giftMost recently Thomas Keneally featured as a writer in the critically acclaimed Australian drama Our Sunburnt CountryThomas Keneally's nephew Ben is married to the former NSW Premier Kristina Keneally

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