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Patrick White

Patrick Victor Martindale White


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White, Patrick
Type
Person
Gender
Male
Date of birth
1912-05-28
Place of birth
Australia
Date of death
1990-09-30
Place of death
Australia

Annotation

Australian writer who is widely regarded as one of the most important English-language novelists of the 20th century. In 1973, he was awarded the Noble Prize in Literature. He won the Miles Franklin Award twice: in 1957 for Voss (1957), and in 1961 for Riders in the Chariot (1961).

Last modified: 2020-08-11 (revision #19913)

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