Margaretta Pos

Margaretta Pos
Margaretta Pos

Margaretta Pos is an author and freelance journalist who lives in Hobart. She has a BA from the University of Tasmania and an MA from the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London. Her career spans working for The Mercury in Hobart and previously, the Australia Council for the Arts in Sydney and Motilal Banarsidass Publishers in Delhi, India. She has written two non fiction books.


Mrs Fenton’s Journey: India and Tasmania 1826 to 1876, Walleah Press, 2014
Shadows in Suriname, Forty South Publishing, 2016


Mrs Fenton’s Journey, reviewed by Maggie MacKellar, Book of the Week, MercuryTas Weekend, 17/1/2015
Shadows in Suriname, reviewed by Rachel Edwards, Book of the Week, Mercury, Tas Weekend, 10/12/2016