Richard Guilliatt has been a journalist for thirty years and is the author of Talk of the Devil: Repressed Memory and the Ritual Abuse Witch-Hunt. Born in the UK, he was a feature writer at the Age newspaper in Melbourne, Australia, before moving to New York in 1986 to work as a freelance writer. His work has appeared in many leading newspapers and magazines, including the Independent, the Sunday Times Magazine, the New York Times, and the Los Angeles Times. He is currently a staff writer at the Weekend Australian Magazine in Sydney. In 2000 he won Australia’s highest award for magazine feature writing, the Walkley Award.