Category:Patrick White

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Patrick White 
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English-born Australian writer
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Date of birth28 May 1912
Patrick Victor Martindale White
Date of death30 September 1990
Country of citizenship
Educated at
Native language
Notable work
  • Voss
Award received
  • Nobel Prize in Literature (1973, 510,000 Swedish krona)
  • Miles Franklin Literary Award (1957, Voss)
  • Companion of the Order of Australia
  • Australian of the Year (1973)
  • Miles Franklin Literary Award (1961, Riders in the Chariot)
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Deutsch: Patrick White (* 28. Mai 1912 in London; † 30. September 1990 in Sydney) war ein australischer Schriftsteller. Er erhielt 1973 als bislang einziger Schriftsteller seines Kontinents den Nobelpreis für Literatur und gilt als einer der wichtigsten englischsprachigen Autoren des 20. Jahrhunderts. Sein Gesamtwerk umfasst zwölf Romane, dazu Gedichte, Kurzgeschichten, Dramen, Essays und eine Autobiografie.
English: Patrick Victor Martindale White (28 May 1912 – 30 September 1990), an Australian author, is widely regarded as an important English-language novelist of the 20th century. From 1935 until his death, he published 12 novels, two short-story collections and eight plays. In the last several years of his life, he lived in a house in Martin Road, Centennial Park, Sydney. The house is now heritage-listed.


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