Linda Neil is an Australian writer, musician and producer whose radio documentaries have won awards at the New York Radio Festivals. Linda was the Australian ABC National Radiophonic artist-in-residence in 2009.
Her family memoir, Learning How to Breathe (2009), was short-listed for the Queensland Premier's Literary Awards for Emerging Author in 2008, long-listed for the Age Book of the Year in 2010 and is currently being adapted as a stage production.
She has a PhD in Creative Writing from the University of Queensland and was recently awarded a Writer's Residency with the Shanghai Writers' Program through Asialink. Linda's compositions and performances have also appeared on numerous CDs and soundtracks nationally and internationally.