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Christina Stead

Christina Stead (17 July 1902 – 31 March 1983) was an Australian novelist and short-story writer acclaimed for her satirical wit and penetrating psychological characterisations. She was born in Rockdale, New South Wales, and died in Sydney.

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Christina Stead - Quotes
... people like us can't go wild? Still, it's nice to pretend to, for a while.' —Christina Stead, The Beauties and Furies They went on playing quietly and waiting for Sam (who had ... 'Mrs Strip Tease?' —Christina Stead, The Man Who Loved Children And Nelly turned to her and laughed a horrible laugh ... pill and facing the lonely road." —Christina Stead, Cotter's England ...
New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards - Categories - Christina Stead Prize For Fiction
... The Christina Stead Prize is awarded for a work of fiction that may be either a novel or a collection of stories ... It is named in honor of Christina Stead, an Australian novelist and short-story writer ...

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    Altruism is selfishness out with a pair of field glasses and imagination.
    Christina Stead (1902–1983)

    It’s fine to be a great democrat when you’ve a slave to rub your boots on.
    —Christina Stead (1902–1983)