Buzo, Alexander

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BUZO, Alexander

BUZO, Alexander. Australian, b. 1944. Genres: Novels, Plays/Screenplays, Adult non-fiction. Career: David Jones Ltd., Sydney, salesman, 1960; E.L. Davis & Co., Sydney, messenger, 1961; McGraw-Hill Book Co., Sydney, storeman-packer, 1967; N.S.W. Public Service, Sydney, clerk, 1967-68; Melbourne Theatre Co., resident playwright, 1972-73; University of Central Queensland, writer in residence, 1991. Publications: Macquarie, 1971; Norm and Ahmed, Rooted, and The Roy Murphy Show: Three Plays, 1973; Coralie Lansdowne Says No, 1974; Tom, 1975; Martello Towers, 1976; Makassar Reef, 1978; Meet the New Class, 1981; Big River, The Marginal Farm, 1985; Pacific Union (play), 1995. NOVELS The Search for Harry Allway, 1985; Prue Flies North, 1991. NON-FICTION: Tautology, 1981; Glancing Blows, 1987; The Young Person's Guide to the Theatre, 1988; The Longest Game, 1990; Kiwese, 1994; A Dictionary of the Almost Obvious, 1998. Address: 14 Rawson Ave, Bondi Junction, Sydney, NSW 2022, Australia. Online address: [email protected]