Cusack, Dymphna

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Ellen Dymphna Cusack was born at Wyalong N.S.W. She was one of Australia's most prolific and translated writers. A "joint autobiography", entitled Dymphna Cusack, was written by her husband Norman Freehill using Dymphna's tape - recorded reminiscences. (Published by Thomas Nelson in 1975). She died in September 1981.

From the description of Papers [manuscript]. 1937-1983. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225759036

Author and President of the Fellowship of Australian Authors. She has written over 30 novels and plays and her books have been published in 32 countries.

From the description of Pacific paradise [manuscript]. 1955. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225829413

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creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Papers [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Letter, 1957 Aug 1 [manuscript] : Peking, to Dr Kora. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Exit : play in three acts / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Letter, 1970 Mar 11 [manuscript]: to Christine Tilley. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Shallow cups : a one act play / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Exit / by Dymphna Cusack / adapted for radio by Joy Hollyer. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Stand still time : a play in three acts / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Shoulder the sky / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Plays [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Pacific paradise : a play in 13 scenes / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Pacific paradise : a play in 3 acts / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Crick, D. H. (Donald H.). Papers of Donald Crick., 1955-1993. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Pacific paradise : a play in 12 scenes / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Morning sacrifice / Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Pacific paradise [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Shepherd, Catherine, 1902-1976. The sun in exile / adapted by Catherine Shepherd from the novel by Dymphna Cusack. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Molloy, Bruce. Interview with Dymphna Cusack [manuscript] University of Queensland, UQ Library
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Eternal now / by Dymphna Cusack. University of Queensland, UQ Library
referencedIn Witton, Emil, 1919-2008. Papers of Emil and Hannah Witton, 1969-1979 [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Franklin, Miles, 1879-1954. Letters : Carlton, New South Wales, to Dymphna Cusack. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Cusack, Dymphna, 1902-1981. Letter [manuscript] : Peking, to Dr Kora. Libraries Australia
creatorOf Franklin, Miles, 1879-1954. Papers, mainly literary manuscripts [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
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associatedWith Australian Peace Committee. corporateBody
associatedWith Crick, D. H. (Donald H.) person
associatedWith Franklin, Miles, 1879-1954. person
associatedWith Hollyer, Joy. person
associatedWith Kora, Dr. person
associatedWith Molloy, Bruce. person
associatedWith Shepherd, Catherine, 1902-1976. person
associatedWith Tilley, Christine M. person
correspondedWith Witton, Emil, 1919-2008. person
associatedWith World Council of Peace. corporateBody
associatedWith World Council of Peace. corporateBody
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Women authors, Australian--Archives
Theater
Authors, Australian--Archives
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Birth 1902-09-21

Death 1981-10-19

Australians

English

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