National Library of Australia

Vol 14, No 3 (2014)


Edited by Brigita Olubas and David Gilbey

Table of Contents

Introduction: Country: "It's Earth" PDF

The Black Words Symposium, edited by Kerry Kilner and Peter Minter

The BlackWords Symposium: The Past, Present, and Future of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature Abstract PDF
Peter Minter, Kerry Kilner
Peek-a Boo Australia Abstract PDF
Bruce Pascoe
Respecting Protocols for Representing Aboriginal Cultures Abstract PDF
Jared Thomas
BlackWords: Writers on Identity Abstract PDF
Anita Heiss
The Poetics of (Re)Mapping Archives: Memory in the Blood Abstract PDF
Natalie Harkin
Writing Forward, Writing Back, Writing Black—Working Process and Work-in-Progress Abstract PDF
Gus Worby, Simone Ulalka Tur, Faye Rosas Blanch
Journey of a Lifetime: From the Sticks to the State Library—An Aboriginal Editor’s Story Abstract PDF
Linda McBride-Yuke
The Uniqueness of the BlackWords Resource: Memoir of an Indexer Abstract PDF
Irene Howe

Dorothy Green Memorial Lecture

Tracking our Country in Settler Literature PDF
Jeanine Leane


Sovereign Bodies of Feeling—‘Making Sense’ of Country Abstract PDF
Alison Ravenscroft
‘Look what they done to this ground, girl!’: Country and Identity in Jeanine Leane’s Purple Threads Abstract PDF
Helena Kadmos
Finding a Place in Story: Kim Scott’s writing and the Wirlomin Noongar Language and Stories Project Abstract PDF
Natalie Quinlivan
"Why raise them to die so young?": The Aesthetics of Fatalism in The Tall Man Abstract PDF
Jane Stenning
Representations of ‘The Bush’ in the Poetry of Charles Harpur Abstract PDF
Elizabeth Webby
Charles Edward Augustus de Boos, 1819-1900: His Life, Work, and Writing Abstract PDF
Peter Crabb
Copyright Law, Readers and Authors in Colonial Australia Abstract PDF
Sarah Ailwood, Maree Sainsbury
Relationships to the Bush in Nan Chauncy’s Early Novels for Children Abstract PDF
Susan Sheridan, Emma Maguire
Heriot's Ithaka: Soul, Country and the Possibility of Home in To The Islands Abstract PDF
Bernadette Brennan
Place and Property in Post-Mabo Fiction by Dorothy Hewett, Alex Miller and Andrew McGahan Abstract PDF
Kieran Dolin
Cannibalism and Colonialism: Lilian's Story and (White) Women's Belonging Abstract PDF
Laura Deane
‘…An Asian Dummy with an Aussie Voice’: Ventriloquism and Authenticity in Nam Le’s The Boat and Tim Winton’s The Turning Abstract PDF
Lachlan Brown
Country Escaping Line in the Poetry of Philip Hodgins Abstract PDF
Stuart Cooke
Beyond Generation Green: Jill Jones and the Ecopoetic Process Abstract PDF
Caroline Williamson
A Continuity of Country: Enlivenment in a Live Evocation of Place Abstract PDF
Helen Ramoutsaki
Lost Wagga Wagga Abstract PDF
Keri Glastonbury
‘Country’ in Australian Contemporary Verse Novels Abstract PDF
Linda Weste
Being-in-Landscape: A Heideggerian Reading of Landscape in Gerald Murnane’s Inland Abstract PDF
Julian Murphy

Barry Andrews Memorial Lecture

Writing Country: Lightning, Agony, and Vertigo Abstract PDF
Brian Castro

Notes & Furphies

Australia in the Salman Rushdie Archive Abstract PDF
Vijay Mishra
More ‘Ignorance-Shifting’: Supplementary Annotations To The Second Annotated Edition of Joseph Furphy’s Such Is Life Abstract PDF
Peter Hayes