This study guide will help you analyze the short story “Neighbours” (1985) by Tim Winton. You can also find a summary of the text, as well as inspiration for interpreting it and putting it into perspective.
Tim Winton (b. 1960) is an Australian writer. He has written novels, children’s books, plays, non-fiction writing, and short stories. His best-known novels include Cloudstreet, Dirt Music, and Breath. He has won numerous literary awards. The short story “Neighbours” was first published in the anthology Australian Short Stories No. 10 (1985).
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