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The Resource A companion to Australian literature since 1900, edited by Nicholas Birns and Rebecca McNeer

A companion to Australian literature since 1900, edited by Nicholas Birns and Rebecca McNeer

Label
A companion to Australian literature since 1900
Title
A companion to Australian literature since 1900
Statement of responsibility
edited by Nicholas Birns and Rebecca McNeer
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This book offers a fresh look at Australian literature, taking a broad view of what literature is and viewing it with Australian cultural and societal concerns in mind. It goes beyond Eurocentric ideas of national literary history to reveal the full, resplendent variety of Australian writing
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • handbooks
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Birns, Nicholas
  • McNeer, Rebecca
Series statement
Camden House companion volumes
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Australian literature
  • Littérature australienne
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Australian literature
  • Literatur
  • Englische Literatur
  • Literatur
  • Australien
Label
A companion to Australian literature since 1900, edited by Nicholas Birns and Rebecca McNeer
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Nicholas Birns and Rebecca McNeer -- Part 1: Identities -- 1:Aboriginality since Mabo: Writing, Politics, and Art / Ali Gumillya Baker and Gus Worby -- 2:Writing Aboriginality: Authors on "Being Aboriginal" / Anita Heiss -- 3:From Empire to Nation: The Shifting Sands of Australian National Identity / Ruth Feingold -- 4:Multicultural Writing in Australia / Wenche Ommundsen -- 5:Jewish Writers in Australia / Susan Jacobowitz -- 6:Asian-Australian Literature / Deborah L. Madsen -- 7:The Demidenko Affair and Australian Hoaxes / Marguerite Nolan -- 8:Australian Women's Writing from 1970 to 2005 / Tanya Dalziell -- Part 2: Writing Across Time -- 9:Writing the Nation, 1900-1940 / Richard Carr -- 10:Australian Poetry from Kenneth Slessor to Jennifer Strauss / Nicholas Birns -- 11:Australian Poetry, 1970-2005 / David McCooey -- 12:Australian Drama, 1900-1970 / Maryrose Casey -- 13:Australian Drama since 1970 / Maryrose Casey -- Part 3: International Reputations -- 14:Christina Stead / Brigid Rooney -- 15:Patrick White / John Beston -- 16:David Malouf / John Scheckter -- 17:Les Murray / Werner Senn -- 18:Peter Carey / Carolyn Bliss -- 19:Gerald Murnane / Paul Genoni -- Part 4: Writers and Regions -- 20:Tim Winton and Western Australian Writing / Lyn Jacobs -- 21:Dorothy Hewett / Nicole Moore -- 22:Xavier Herbert / Ouyang Yu -- 23:Michael Wilding, Murray Bail, Rodney Hall, and Frank Moorhouse / Jaroslav Kušnír -- 24:Trans-Tasman Literary Expatriates / Brigid Magner -- Part 5: Beyond the Canon -- 25:Australian Science Fiction / Russell Blackford -- 26:Popular Australian Writing / Toni Johnson-Woods -- 27:Australian Film / Theodore F. Sheckels -- 28:Australian Children's Literature / Alice Mills -- 29:Environmental Themes in Australian Literature / Gary Clark -- 30:Australian Gay and Lesbian Writing / Damien Barlow and Leigh Dale
Control code
ocn608139843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 477 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571136985
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99958397917
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13xwqdk
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608139843
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
A companion to Australian literature since 1900, edited by Nicholas Birns and Rebecca McNeer
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / Nicholas Birns and Rebecca McNeer -- Part 1: Identities -- 1:Aboriginality since Mabo: Writing, Politics, and Art / Ali Gumillya Baker and Gus Worby -- 2:Writing Aboriginality: Authors on "Being Aboriginal" / Anita Heiss -- 3:From Empire to Nation: The Shifting Sands of Australian National Identity / Ruth Feingold -- 4:Multicultural Writing in Australia / Wenche Ommundsen -- 5:Jewish Writers in Australia / Susan Jacobowitz -- 6:Asian-Australian Literature / Deborah L. Madsen -- 7:The Demidenko Affair and Australian Hoaxes / Marguerite Nolan -- 8:Australian Women's Writing from 1970 to 2005 / Tanya Dalziell -- Part 2: Writing Across Time -- 9:Writing the Nation, 1900-1940 / Richard Carr -- 10:Australian Poetry from Kenneth Slessor to Jennifer Strauss / Nicholas Birns -- 11:Australian Poetry, 1970-2005 / David McCooey -- 12:Australian Drama, 1900-1970 / Maryrose Casey -- 13:Australian Drama since 1970 / Maryrose Casey -- Part 3: International Reputations -- 14:Christina Stead / Brigid Rooney -- 15:Patrick White / John Beston -- 16:David Malouf / John Scheckter -- 17:Les Murray / Werner Senn -- 18:Peter Carey / Carolyn Bliss -- 19:Gerald Murnane / Paul Genoni -- Part 4: Writers and Regions -- 20:Tim Winton and Western Australian Writing / Lyn Jacobs -- 21:Dorothy Hewett / Nicole Moore -- 22:Xavier Herbert / Ouyang Yu -- 23:Michael Wilding, Murray Bail, Rodney Hall, and Frank Moorhouse / Jaroslav Kušnír -- 24:Trans-Tasman Literary Expatriates / Brigid Magner -- Part 5: Beyond the Canon -- 25:Australian Science Fiction / Russell Blackford -- 26:Popular Australian Writing / Toni Johnson-Woods -- 27:Australian Film / Theodore F. Sheckels -- 28:Australian Children's Literature / Alice Mills -- 29:Environmental Themes in Australian Literature / Gary Clark -- 30:Australian Gay and Lesbian Writing / Damien Barlow and Leigh Dale
Control code
ocn608139843
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 477 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781571136985
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
99958397917
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt13xwqdk
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)608139843
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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