Cross, Ian (Robert)

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CROSS, Ian (Robert)

CROSS, Ian (Robert). New Zealander, b. 1925. Genres: Novels, Plays/Screenplays. Career: Freelance writer, c. 1957-; New Zealand Listener, Wellington, New Zealand, 1973-77; New Zealand on Air, Wellington, chair and chief executive, 1977-. Publications: NOVELS: The God Boy, 1957; The Backward Sex, 1960; After Anzac Day, 1961. OTHER: The City of No (teleplay), 1970; The Unlikely Bureaucrat: My Years in Broadcasting (autobiography), 1988; The Family Man, 1993. Contributor of short stories to periodicals. Address: 115 Somerset Rd., Wanganui, New Zealand.