19 Nov 2011

Colleen McCullough: thorny life

From Saturday Morning, 11:40 am on 19 November 2011

Colleen McCullough
Photo: AFP / Ieemage

Australian neuroscientist and author Colleen McCullough, best known for her 1977 novel The Thorn Birds, has died at the age of 77, after a long illness.

She spoke to Kim Hill about her life and work in 2011.