Shirley Stott-Despoja Shirley Stott-Despoja i(A59884 works by)
Writing name for: Shirley Despoja
Gender: Female
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'Columnist, 'Third Age', The Adelaide Review and The Melbourne Review, current.

'Former Literary Editor, The Advertiser, Adelaide, 1980s-1990s and Arts Editor, 1976-1982

and Journalist, 1960s-1970s.

'Journalist, The Canberra Times, 1950s.

'Journalist, The Anglican, 1950s.

Author, 'Breakfast at the Zoo', Rigby, 1981.

'Member, South Australian Journalists' Hall of Fame, Media, Entertainment and Arts Alliance,


'Awards and recognition includes:

'Recipient, Peace Media Award, United Nations Association of Australia, 2010.

Recipient, Inaugural Mary MacKillop Award for contribution to journalism, 20th Annual

Catholic Archbishop's Media Citations, Catholic Archdiocese of Adelaide, 2010.'

Most Referenced Works


  • Loaded from LuRees Reviews

Personal Awards

2017 recipient Order of Australia Medal of the Order of Australia (OAM) For service to the print media as a journalist.
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