Cusack, Dymphna (1902 - 1981)
Cusack published 12 novels including, Pioneers on Parade (1939) with Miles Franklin and Come in Spinner (1951) with Florence James. Come in Spinner was made into a television series by the Australian Broadcasting Commission in 1989.
She also wrote children's fiction, books on travel and eight plays, including Morning Sacrifice (1943).
- Milner, Andrew, 'Radical Intellectuals: an unacknowledged legislature?', in Verity Burgmann and Jenny Lee (eds), Constructing a culture: a people's history of Australia since 1788, McPhee Gribble/ Penguin Books, Melbourne, 1988, pp. 259-84. PDF Details
- Prichard, Katharine Susannah, 'Some thoughts on Australian Literature', The Realist, no. 15, 1964, p. 11. PDF Details
- Cusack, Dymphna & James, Florence, Come in spinner, 1955 edn, William Heineman Ltd, Melbourne, 1-13 pp. Details
Created: 15 June 2005