"Stella Maria Sarah Miles Franklin", known as "Miles Franklin" was an Australian writer and feminist who is best known for her novel My Brilliant Career, self-published in 1901. While she wrote throughout her life, her other major literary success, All That Swagger, was not published until 1936.
She was committed to the development of a uniquely Australian form of literature, and she actively pursued this goal by supporting writers, literary journals, and writers' organisations. She has had a long-lasting impact on Australian literary life through her endowment of a major literary award known as the Miles Franklin Award.If you enjoy these quotes, be sure to check out other famous writers! More Miles Franklin on Wikipedia.