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Thea Astley's Fictional Worlds free pdf This second edition includes an updated bibliography. Astley's signature is a highly allusive, layered and self-conscious prose style, non-linear and open-ended (Gillian Whitlock, JASAL: Journal of Association for the Study of Australian Literature, 6, 2007, p. 154.) The essays offer insights into issues of language, art, gender and religion ... as well as Astley's evolving body of writing and the historical and literary context of her work (Lyn Jacobs, Australian Literary Studies v.23, ..

About Paul Genoni

Paul Genoni is a Senior Lecturer with the Faculty of Media, Society and Culture at Curtin University of Technology. He has a PhD in Australian literature from the University of Western Australia and is author of Subverting the Empire: Explorers and Exploration in Australian Fiction (2004). Susan Sheridan is Adjunct Professor of Women's Studies and English at Flinders University in Adelaide, and a Fellow of the Australian Academy of the Humanities. She has published extensively in feminist studies and Australian cultural history, her books including Christina Stead (1988), Along the Faultlines: Sex, Race and Nation in Australian Women's Writing, 1880s to 1930s (1995) and Who Was That Woman? The Australian Women's Weekly in the Postwar Years (2002).

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Author : Paul Genoni
Publisher : Cambridge Scholars Publishing
Data Published : 14 May 2014
ISBN : 144380472X
EAN : 9781443804721
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 227 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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