Peter Corris has been a university teacher, researcher and journalist. He has written more than 70 books of fiction, including crime novels, historical novels and spy novels. His other works include a prize-winning history of boxing in Australia and several co-authored autobiographies, including a bestseller on the late Professor Fred Hollows and Damned If I Do, Dr Philip Nitschke’s autobiography. His most recent (and final) book, is Win, Lose or Draw. He writes a regular weekly column for the Newtown Review of Books.