Gwen Harwood Australian poet

Gwen Harwood is a 75 years old Australian poet from Taringa. Gwen Harwood was born on June 08, 1920 (died on December 09, 1995, she was 75 years old) in Taringa. Her nickname was Walter Lehmann W.W. Hagendoor Francis Geyer Timothy (TF) Kline Miriam Stone Alan Carvosso.



Gwen Harwood AO née Gwendoline Nessie Foster was an Australian poet and librettist. Gwen Harwood is regarded as one of Australia's finest poets publishing over 420 works including 386 poems and 13 librettos. She won numerous poetry awards and prizes. Her work is commonly studied in schools and university courses. Gwen Harwood is the mother of the author John Harwood.
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Is Gwen Harwood still alive?

No, she died on 12/09/1995, 26 years ago. She was 75 years old when she died. She died in Hobart, Tasmania

Awards (4)

Awarded Cholmondeley Award , awarded Patrick White Award , awarded Christopher Brennan Award , awarded Officer of the Order of Australia ,


She graduated from Brisbane Girls Grammar School

What was Gwen's zodiac sign?

Gwen Harwood zodiac sign was gemini.

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