Nigel Powell

Following a career as a police officer, Nigel Powell has worked with investigatory and oversight organisations, including the Fitzgerald Inquiry and the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption. He has also worked for a number of criminal defence lawyers. He is writing a memoir based on his experiences on the frontline of policing and politics. He is a 2017 Griffith Review Fellow.


Lessons of history

MemoirIf he were allowed contact with foreigners he would discover that they are creatures similar to himself and that most of what he has been told about them is lies. The sealed world in which he lives would be broken,...

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