New literatures: Australia

Dale, Leigh and Tiffin, Chris (2008) New literatures: Australia. The Year's Work In English Studies, 87 1: 1122-1143. doi:10.1093/ywes/man006

Author Dale, Leigh
Tiffin, Chris
Title New literatures: Australia
Journal name The Year's Work In English Studies   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 0084-4144
Publication date 2008
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1093/ywes/man006
Open Access Status
Volume 87
Issue 1
Start page 1122
End page 1143
Total pages 22
Editor Baker, William
Womack, Kenneth
Place of publication United Kingdom
Publisher Oxford University Press
Collection year 2009
Language eng
Subject C1
200502 Australian Literature (excl. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature)
200501 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Literature
950203 Languages and Literature
Abstract With the great success of Kate Grenville’s historical novel The Secret River [2005], the long-running, government-fanned dispute between conservative and liberal historians (‘the history wars’) spilled over into Australian literature as reviews of the novel provided a new battleground for arguing about the real facts of early European–Aboriginal contact.
Q-Index Code C1
Q-Index Status Confirmed Code
Additional Notes Chapter 17, Section 2

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