Christina Stead, Australian author, was born today in history: 17 July, 1902

Christina Stead

Christina Stead

Christina Stead (17 July 1902 – 31 March 1983) was an Australian novelist and short-story writer acclaimed for her satirical wit and penetrating psychological characterisations. She was born in the Sydney suburb of Rockdale, New South Wales, and died at Balmain Hospital, Sydney.

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  1. […] Geordie Williamson writes with regard to Cotter´s England (1967) by Christina Stead, the Australian author who was born today in history, 17 July, 1902: […]


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