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Society of Women Writers Western Australia Inc. (1977 - )

From
1977
Occupations
Arts organisation
Alternative Names
  • Society of Women Writers (Australia) West Australian Branch
Location
POPO Box 434, Northbridge, WA 6865 Email: sww_wa@hotmail.com

Summary

The Society of Women Writers Western Australia Inc. began in 1977 with five members as a Magazine Branch of the Society of Women Writers (Australia). In 1981, with a membership of approximately fifty, it became a full Branch, and it 2000 it became a
an independent incorporated body when the national society was disbanded. The Society's main aim is to draw together women writers to support each other in their writing endeavours, and various seminars, worshops and other activities are organised towards this end.

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Archival resources

JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia

  • Society of Women Writers (Australia). W.A. Branch Records, 1977 - 1981, MN 866/ACC 3022A; JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details
  • Society of Women Writers (Australia). W.A. Branch., 1977 - 1981, MN 866/ACC 3022A; JS Battye Library of West Australian History, State Library of Western Australia. Details

National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection

  • Society of Women Writers (Australia) Records, 1925 - 1990, NLA MS 6777; National Library of Australia Manuscript Collection. Details

Jane Carey

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