After a long career as an English teacher Michael (with stints as a journalist and truck driver) now lectures in Professional Writing and Sports Writing at Victoria University. He was the series editor and writer for the national English Series, Englishworks, and wrote for the Macmillan series Mosaic. Michael has also written the Richard Osborne biography, Ossie Rules and many other fiction and non-fiction books for children. Michael also conducts writing workshops for students and teachers across Australia. He lives in Melbourne, loves the bush, the desert, the sea, Aussie Rules footy (especially Collingwood), canoeing and encouraging others to write.
Michael Hyde will be appearing:
Insight into breaking into the publishing industry