LITERATURE

Phillip Adams
Australia Crest

Author, critic and film-maker.

His latest book, written with partner Patrice Newell, is The Penguin Book of Schoolyard Jokes, published by Penguin.

Phillip Adams

One of Phillip's favourite jokes was told to him by then Prime Minister, Bob Hawke. "There's a dead kangaroo and a dead politician on the Hume Highway, what's the difference? There are skid-marks before the kangaroo."

The couple have a young daughter, Aurora.


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