Patrick Allington's debut novel, Figurehead, was published by Black Inc. in 2009 and was nominated for the 2010 Miles Franklin Award.

His short fiction, essays and critical writing have appeared widely.  

He has a Phd in creative writing (University of Adelaide) and a Masters in politics by research (University of Adelaide). He is also a member of the Australian Society of Authors, PEN and the South Australian Writers' Centre.


Articles by Patrick Allington

God bless the footy
Edition 55: State of Hope

On the abolition of Question Time
Edition 51: Fixing the System

Snapshots
Edition 14: The Trouble with Paradise

Skylights
Edition 30: The Annual Fiction Edition

Griffith Review