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Thelma Forshaw Thelma Forshaw i(A6473 works by) (birth name: Thelma Honora Forshaw) (a.k.a. Thelly Forshaw; Thelma Korting)
Born: Established: 1 Aug 1923 Glebe Point, Glebe - Leichhardt - Balmain area, Sydney Inner West, Sydney, New South Wales, ; Died: Ceased: 8 Oct 1995 Sydney, New South Wales,
Gender: Female
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Thelma Forshaw was educated in Sydney before serving with the Women's Auxiliary Australian Air Force (WAAAF) in the Second World War. She has been employed as a secretary, an advertising writer, a freelance writer and book reviewer and her reviews have been published in a number of Australian journals and newspapers, including the The Bulletin, Nation, The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and The Australian. Her short stories have also appeared in several Australian, and overseas, journals and anthologies. Hal Porter encouraged her to publish a collection of her short stories entitled An Affair of Clowns, which was inspired by, and based on, her mother's family.

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