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Peter Goldsworthy
  • Peter Goldsworthy

  • Date of birth: October 12, 1951
  • Born: in Minlaton, South Australia, Australia.

  • Description: Peter Goldsworthy grew up in various Australian country towns, finishing his schooling in Darwin. After graduating in medicine from the University of Adelaide in 1974, he worked for many years in alcohol and drug rehabiiltation. Since then, he has divided his time equally between writing and general practice. He has won major literary awards across a range of genres: poetry, short story, the novel, in opera, and most recently in theatre.