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    Author Christina Stead in her study, Newcastle University, NSW, circa 1974, c. 1974, by McFarlane, Robert
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Stead, Christina Ellen (1902 - 1983)

Born
17 July 1902
Rockdale, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Died
31 March 1983
Sydney, New South Wales
Occupation
Novelist and Writer

Summary

After a short teaching career, Christina Stead travelled to Paris for study, then to London. She returned to Australia in 1969 after many years abroad to take up a fellowship at the Australian National University. In 1974 she returned to live in Australia permanently.

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National Library of Australia

  • Papers of Christina Stead, 1965 - 1988, MS 8645; Stead, Christina Ellen (1902 - 1983), Christina Stead; National Library of Australia. Details

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Title
Author Christina Stead in her study, Newcastle University, NSW, circa 1974
Type
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Date
c. 1974
Creator
McFarlane, Robert

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