The Oxford Literary History of Australia

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Bruce Bennett, Jennifer Strauss, Chris Wallace-Crabbe
Oxford University Press, 1998 - Literary Criticism - 488 pages
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This new literary history rethinks the landscapes of Australian literature in an engaging style and takes into account contemporary theories of literature and associated art forms.

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This was quite enjoyable. Although of a somewhat academic bent, it avoids in most cases pure academic arch-wank scholarese meaningless sentences to produce a text that is much more interesting and ... Read full review


An Introduction by Bruce Bennetr
The Settling of English Delys Bird
Literature and Melodrama Robert Dixon

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About the author (1998)

Bruce Bennett is at University College Australian Defence Force Academy. Jennifer Strauss is at Monash University. Chris Wallace-Crabbe is at University of Melbourne.

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