Gorman, Clem


Clem Gorman attended the Universities of Western Australia and Sydney. After pioneering experimental theatre in Australia he moved to London in 1970 and, while working as a theatre administrator, began writing non-fiction books, then plays. Following the staging of his second play 'A Manual of Trench Warfare' in 1979 Gorman returned to Australia and lived as a freelance writer for ten years. He has a Doctorate of Creative Arts from Wollongong University and has taught creative writing in Australia and Australian Studies in the United States.