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Issue Details: First known date: 1996... 1996 Current Tensions : Proceedings of the 18th Annual Conference : 6 - 11 July 1996
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  • Papers presented at the 18th Annual Association for the Study of Australian Literature Conference held in Brisbane, Qld, 6-11 July 1996.


* Contents derived from the Brisbane, Queensland,:Queensland University of Technology , 1996 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Literary Subjectivity, Simon During , single work criticism (p. 1-12)
King Kong and Kung Fu: Asian and American Images in Georgia Savages Gold Coast Novels, David Mesher , single work criticism (p. 13-22)
Someone Else's Zoo: Asian Australian Women's Writing, Tseen-Ling Khoo , single work criticism (p. 23-29)
Liars vs the New Diversity: Is There an Alternative to 'Postmodernist' Literary Studies?, Cameron Richards , single work criticism (p. 30-38)
'Gold Out of Straw': An Introduction to the Life and Work of Amy Witting, Yvonne Miels , single work criticism biography
An introductory and biographical introduction to Amy Witting, claiming her place in Australian literature.
(p. 39-49)
Beyond the Verandah - Elizabeth Jolley's `The Orchard Thieves' and Drusilla Modjeska's `The Orchard', Tanya Dalziell , single work criticism (p. 50-56)
My Life as a Joke: Comic Australian Autobiography, David McCooey , single work criticism (p. 57-63)
Telling Shameful Stories: Autobiography as Testimony, Rosamund Dalziell , single work criticism (p. 64-75)
Mabel Forrest and the Witch, Marie-Louise Ayres , single work criticism biography (p. 76-84)
The Fruit-Tree and the Veranda, Carmel Gaffney , single work criticism (p. 85-94)
Rethinking Poetry and the Popular or How to Resuscitate an Immoral Piece of Poultry, Peter Kirkpatrick , single work criticism (p. 95-102)
Between Two Deaths : The Love Poetry of Gwen Harwood, Susan Schwartz , single work criticism (p. 103-109)
The Postcolonial Ghost Story, Ken Gelder , J. M. Jacobs , single work criticism (p. 110-120)
Delirious Monologues: Christina Stead's "Egotistical Monsters", Maria Sloggett , single work criticism (p. 121-128)
She Casts Herself as a Revolutionary : Performance and Performativity in 'The Man Who Loved Children', Brigid Rooney , single work criticism (p. 129-136)
Babylon or Jerusalem? : An Inversion of Terms, Elisa Morera de la Vall , single work criticism (p. 137-143)
The Aboriginal Fiction Maker and the White Fiction Maker : The Variant Perceptual Cognitions, S. K. Sareen , single work criticism (p. 144-151)
Bony as Grotesque : The Dilemma of National Identity in Arthur Upfield's "Bony" Series, 1930-1950, Glen Ross , single work criticism (p. 152-158)
Sounding Out History: Landscape and Exploration in Recent Australian Fiction, Gillian Tyas , single work criticism (p. 159-163)
An Un-Becoming Paradise: The Yandilli Trilogy, Greg Ratcliffe , single work criticism (p. 164-171)

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