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CLARKE, Patricia

CLARKE, Patricia. Australian, b. 1926. Genres: History, Women's studies and issues, Biography. Career: Australian News and Information Bureau, in Melbourne and Canberra, journalist; Australian Broadcasting Co., Canberra, journalist; M. Newton Publications, editor and journalist; National Capital Development Commission, editor and journalist. Editor, Canberra Historical Journal, 1987-2000. Publications: The Governesses: Letters from the Colonies, 1862-1882, 1985; A Colonial Woman: The Life and Times of Mary Braidwood Mowle, 1827-1857, 1986; Pen Portraits: Women Writers and Journalists in Nineteenth Century Australia, 1988; Pioneer Writer: The Life of Louisa Atkinson, Novelist, Journalist, Naturalist, 1990; Tasma: The Life of Jessie Couvreur, 1994; Rosa! Rosa! A Life of Rosa Praed, Novelist and Spiritualist, 1999. EDITOR: (with D. Spender) LifeLines: Australian Women's Letters and Diaries, 1788-1840, 1992; Tasma's Diaries, 1995; Steps to Federation, 2001. Address: 14 Chermside St, Deakin, Canberra, ACT 2600, Australia. Online address: [email protected]

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