National Library of Australia

Vol 13, No 1 (2013)

Joseph Furphy Centenary Issue

A celebration of a hundred years since the death of Furphy, with work by Furphy, critical articles and a playscript.

Table of Contents

Editor's Note PDF


Joseph Furphy: The Philosopher in the Foundry Abstract PDF
John Barnes
'Double Line to the Terminus': Marriage, Sex, Romance and Joseph Furphy Abstract PDF
Susan Lever
The End of the Road: Joseph Furphy and Tom Collins in Western Australia Abstract PDF
Delys Bird
The Mythical Sundowner Abstract PDF
Joseph Furphy
Jocoserious ‘Ignorance Shifting’ or ‘Aestho-Psycho-Eugenics’?: Interrogating Joseph Furphy’s Bulletin ‘apprenticeship’ Abstract PDF
Frances Devlin-Glass
Black Australia Abstract PDF
Joseph Furphy
Furphy as (Metafictive) Aboriginal Ethnographer Abstract PDF
Frances Devlin-Glass
A Vignette of Port Phillip original and transcription Abstract PDF PDF
Joseph Furphy
Reading the Three as One: Such is Life in 1897 Abstract PDF
Julian Croft
‘Making the Archives Talk': Towards an Electronic Edition of Joseph Furphy’s Such is Life Abstract PDF
Roger Osborne
‘One week in each opening': Furphy and the use of the Diary form Abstract PDF
Susan K Martin
Interspecies Mateship: Tom Collins and Pup Abstract PDF
Damien Barlow
'Riverina rasped the scales from my eyes’: Riverina politics in Furphy’s Such is Life Abstract PDF
Susan Lever
‘The Secret of England’s Greatness’: A Note on the Anti-Imperialism of Such is Life Abstract PDF
John Barnes
Finding Furphy Country: Such Is Life and Literary Tourism Abstract PDF
Brigid Magner
Rigby's Romance: an adaptation for performance Abstract PDF
John Derum


Walter Lindesay Richardson MD by Bruce Steele PDF
Elizabeth Webby
Searching for the Man from Snowy River by W.F. Refshauge PDF
Gretchen Shirm
Temporalities by Russell West-Pavlov PDF
Norman Saadi Nikro

Notes & Furphies

Centaurs, Bushmen and Fictitious Regnal Years: Serendipity in Annotating Furphy Abstract PDF
Frances Devlin-Glass