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poet

Rosemary Dobson, Australian poet. Recipient Poetry prize Sydney Morning Herald, 1948, Myer award, 1966; four grants from Australia Council Literature Board.

Background

Dobson, Rosemary was born on June 18, 1920 in Sydney, Australia. Daughter of Arthur Austin Greaves and Marjorie (Caldwell) Dobson.

Education

Attended, University Sydney.

Career

Poet, since 1944;member editorial staff, Angus & Robertson.

Works

Connections

Married Alexander Bolton, June 12, 1951. Children: Lissant Mary, Robert Thorley, Ian Alexander.

father:
Arthur Austin Greaves Dobson

mother:
Marjorie (Caldwell) Dobson

spouse:
Alexander Bolton

children:
Lissant Mary Dobson

Robert Thorley Dobson

Ian Alexander Dobson