Bachelor with honors, University Sydney, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy, University Oxford, 1982.
Lecturer University Sydney, 1980—1997, senior lecturer, 1998—2007, associate professor, since 2008. President Dylan Thomas Society Australia, Sydney, 1998—2008. Editor Literature and Aesthetics, Australia, 2001—2004.
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Married Rosamund Powell, December 13, 1975 (divorced February 15, 1987). Married Patrice Whittaker, January 23, 1993. Children: Ellen Diana, Francesca Powell, Vita Powell.