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'Join forty of Australia's best storytellers in A Revealed Life, an intimate anthology of the moments and events that have shaped their lives between the bookends of birth and death ... A Revealed Life showcases the very best contemporary memoir pieces as published in the literary and public affairs quarterly, Griffith Review.' -- Back cover.

Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,:ABC Books , 2007 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Story My Mother Tells Me, Georgia Blain , single work autobiography (p. 2-16)
Journey to the Spare World, Anna Maria Dell'Oso , single work autobiography (p. 17-31)
I Hear With My Eyes, Donna McDonald , single work autobiography

McDonald recounts her childhood in a deaf school and her experiences with oralism.

(p. 32-45)
View From Munibung Hill, Andrew Belk , single work autobiography (p. 46-54)
Note: Names and identifying features in this story have been altered to protect people who still live there. (p.54)
Sensual Degrees of Separation, Jay Verney , single work autobiography (p. 55-62)
That Prolific Mother of Strife, Michael McKernan , single work autobiography (p. 63-69)
Songs of Childhood, Nick Earls , single work autobiography (p. 70-78)
Five Acts of Friendship, David Sornig , single work autobiography (p. 79-87)
From a Moving Car, Meera Anne Atkinson , single work autobiography
Meera Atkison runs away from home to Darwin.
(p. 96-103)
Mending a Broken Link, Tara June Winch , single work autobiography (p. 104-107)
Amusing and Stimulating Small Minds, Gideon Haigh , single work autobiography (p. 108-112)
Encounters with Mrs L BA (OXON), Helen Elliott , single work autobiography (p. 113-123)
Mac Attack, Sally Breen , single work autobiography (p. 128-132)
Confusions of an Economist's Daughter, Eve Vincent , single work autobiography (p. 133-141)
Mixed Blessings, Creed C. O'Hanlon , single work autobiography (p. 142-149)
The Casuarina Forest, Matthew Condon , single work autobiography (p. 152-161)
Confessions of a Weather Nut Memoir : Confessions of a Weather Nut, Phil Brown , single work autobiography (p. 162-166)
The Exotic at Home, David Malouf , single work autobiography (p. 167-173)
Even Further North, Murray Sayle , single work autobiography
Sayle discusses the fear of 'the north' in terms of his personal experiences, asking 'Is the fear of the north a universal human trait, did we bring it from Europe, is it rational, and is Australia's an especially severe case?'
(p. 174-184)
Note: With title: Ever Further North
Sydney and Me, Lucy Lehmann , single work essay (p. 185-190)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Speaking Personally Gillian Whitlock , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies , Fall vol. 17 no. 2 2011; (p. 93-101)

— Review of A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography ; Creative Lives : Personal Papers of Australian Writers and Artists Penelope Hanley , 2009 selected work biography ; The Littoral Zone : Australian Contexts and Their Writers 2007 anthology criticism ; The Well in the Shadow : A Writer's Journey through Australian Literature Chester Eagle , 2010 selected work criticism
Westerly Non-Fiction Review 2006-2007 Peter Pierce , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 52 no. 2007; (p. 160-171)

— Review of 'Flashing Eyes and Floating Hair' : A Reading of Gwen Harwood's Pseudonymous Poetry Cassandra Atherton , 2006 single work criticism ; The Higher Self in Christopher Brennan's 'Poems' : Esotericism, Romanticism, Symbolism Katherine Barnes , 2006 single work criticism ; Prince of the Church : Patrick Francis Moran, 1830-1911 Philip Ayres , 2007 single work biography ; Homing In : Essays on Australian Literature and Selfhood Bruce Bennett , 2006 selected work criticism essay autobiography ; Mind the Country : Tim Winton's Fiction Salhia Ben-Messahel , 2006 single work criticism ; My Father's Compass : A Memoir Howard Goldenberg , 2007 single work autobiography ; Darby : One Hundred Years of Life in a Changing Culture Liam Campbell , Darby Jampijinpa Ross , 2006 single work life story ; Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke , 2006 single work criticism ; Translating Lives : Living with Two Languages and Cultures 2007 anthology autobiography ; The Sea Coast of Bohemia : Literary Life in Sydney's Roaring Twenties Peter Kirkpatrick , 1992 single work criticism ; The Forgotten Children : Fairbridge Farm School and Its Betrayal of Australia's Child Migrants David Hill , 2007 single work autobiography ; Well Done, Those Men : Memoirs of a Vietnam Veteran Barry Heard , 2005 single work autobiography ; David Malouf Don Randall , 2007 single work criticism ; A Story To Tell Laurel Nannup , 2006 single work autobiography ; The Best Australian Essays 2006 2006 anthology essay ; Sunrise West Jacob G. Rosenberg , 2007 single work autobiography ; A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography ; Another Country Nicolas Rothwell , 2007 selected work prose ; The Melancholy Dane : (A Portrait of the Poet as a Young Man) Edwin Wilson , 2006 single work autobiography
Off the Shelf Owen Richardson , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 21 July 2007; (p. 28)

— Review of A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography
In Short : Nonfiction Bruce Elder , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 9-10 June 2007; (p. 39)

— Review of A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography
In Short : Nonfiction Bruce Elder , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 9-10 June 2007; (p. 39)

— Review of A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography
Off the Shelf Owen Richardson , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 21 July 2007; (p. 28)

— Review of A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography
Westerly Non-Fiction Review 2006-2007 Peter Pierce , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Westerly , November vol. 52 no. 2007; (p. 160-171)

— Review of 'Flashing Eyes and Floating Hair' : A Reading of Gwen Harwood's Pseudonymous Poetry Cassandra Atherton , 2006 single work criticism ; The Higher Self in Christopher Brennan's 'Poems' : Esotericism, Romanticism, Symbolism Katherine Barnes , 2006 single work criticism ; Prince of the Church : Patrick Francis Moran, 1830-1911 Philip Ayres , 2007 single work biography ; Homing In : Essays on Australian Literature and Selfhood Bruce Bennett , 2006 selected work criticism essay autobiography ; Mind the Country : Tim Winton's Fiction Salhia Ben-Messahel , 2006 single work criticism ; My Father's Compass : A Memoir Howard Goldenberg , 2007 single work autobiography ; Darby : One Hundred Years of Life in a Changing Culture Liam Campbell , Darby Jampijinpa Ross , 2006 single work life story ; Prisoners of the Japanese : Literary Imagination and the Prisoner-of-War Experience Roger Bourke , 2006 single work criticism ; Translating Lives : Living with Two Languages and Cultures 2007 anthology autobiography ; The Sea Coast of Bohemia : Literary Life in Sydney's Roaring Twenties Peter Kirkpatrick , 1992 single work criticism ; The Forgotten Children : Fairbridge Farm School and Its Betrayal of Australia's Child Migrants David Hill , 2007 single work autobiography ; Well Done, Those Men : Memoirs of a Vietnam Veteran Barry Heard , 2005 single work autobiography ; David Malouf Don Randall , 2007 single work criticism ; A Story To Tell Laurel Nannup , 2006 single work autobiography ; The Best Australian Essays 2006 2006 anthology essay ; Sunrise West Jacob G. Rosenberg , 2007 single work autobiography ; A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography ; Another Country Nicolas Rothwell , 2007 selected work prose ; The Melancholy Dane : (A Portrait of the Poet as a Young Man) Edwin Wilson , 2006 single work autobiography
Speaking Personally Gillian Whitlock , 2011 single work review
— Appears in: Journal of Commonwealth and Postcolonial Studies , Fall vol. 17 no. 2 2011; (p. 93-101)

— Review of A Revealed Life : Australian Writers and Their Journeys in Memoir 2007 anthology autobiography ; Creative Lives : Personal Papers of Australian Writers and Artists Penelope Hanley , 2009 selected work biography ; The Littoral Zone : Australian Contexts and Their Writers 2007 anthology criticism ; The Well in the Shadow : A Writer's Journey through Australian Literature Chester Eagle , 2010 selected work criticism
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