Rosemary Sullivan

Rosemary Sullivan is an award-winning poet and author of Stalin’s Daughter.
Rosemary Sullivan won the 2015 Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction for her biography Stalin's Daughter. (Susanna Gordon)

Critic Rosemary Sullivan is a poet and biographer. She created literary portraits of Elizabeth Smart, Gwendolyn MacEwen, Margaret Atwood and Joseph Stalin's daughter, Svetlana Alliluyeva. She was the 1995 recipient of Governor General's Award for English-language nonfiction and the winner of the 2015 Hilary Weston Writers' Trust Prize for Nonfiction.

Sullivan's books include the historical accounts Villa Air-Bel, Stalin's Daughter and Shadow Maker: The Life of Gwendolyn MacEwen.

Books by Rosemary Sullivan

Interviews with Rosemary Sullivan

Eleanor speaks with six writers on stage at the International Literary Arts Festival in Victoria: Ian McEwan, A.L. Kennedy, Clare Boylan, Rosemary Sullivan, Shyam Selvadurai and Esta Spalding.
A biography by Rosemary Sullivan