Thomas Keneally

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Internationally renowned Australian author Thomas Keneally has been awarded a UNSW Doctor of Letters honoris causa for his contributions to Australian literature.

Thomas Keneally

In receiving his Honorary Doctorate from UNSW, Thomas Keneally urged politicians to stop using language to dehumanise refugees and instead commit to finding an international solution.

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Internationally acclaimed Australian author Thomas Keneally will deliver UNSW's 2014 Gandhi Oration on 30 January.