- 12 November 1938
Chicago, Illinois, USA
- Feminist, Women's rights activist, Writer and Public servant
- Alternative Names
- Rosenthal, Dale Sara (name on birth certificate)
Sara Dowse is a prize-winning writer of reviews and Canberra-themed fiction. A feminist and women's rights activist, she was a member of the Women's Liberation Movement and the Women's Electoral Lobby-ACT. She became the inaugural head of the Women's Affairs Section of the Department of Prime Minister and Cabinet (now Office of the Status of Women) for the Whitlam government.
(This entry is sponsored by generous donation from Christine Foley.)