y Adelaide : A Literary City anthology   criticism   poetry  
Issue Details: First known date: 2014 2014
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'From the tentative beginnings of European settlement to today’s flourishing writing scene, Adelaide has always been a literary city. Novelists, poets and playwrights have lived here; readers have pored over books, sharing them and discussing them; literary celebrities have visited and sometimes stayed; writers have encouraged each other and fought with each other.

Adelaide is literary, too, in the sense of having been written about—sometimes with love, sometimes with scorn. Literature has been important not only to the city’s cultural life but to its identity, to the way it has been seen and, most importantly, to the way it has seen itself. Adelaide: a literary city broadens and deepens our understanding of Adelaide as a city of creativity and culture.' (Publisher's website)

Contents

* Contents derived from the Adelaide, South Australia,: University of Adelaide Press , 2014 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Adelaide as Literary City : Introduction, Philip Butterss , 2014 single work criticism (p. 1-17)
Acts of Writing, Kerryn Goldsworthy , 2014 single work criticism (p. 19-38)
A Colonial Wordsmith : George Isaacs in Adelaide, 1860-1870, Anne Black , 2014 single work criticism (p. 39-55)
Scots and Scottish Literature in Literary Adelaide, Graham Tulloch , 2014 single work criticism (p. 57-75)
'An Entertaining Young Genius' : C.J. Dennis and Adelaide, Philip Butterss , 2014 single work criticism (p. 77-93)
Adelaide Around 1935 : Stories of Herself When Young, Susan Sheridan , 2014 single work criticism (p. 95-110)
Adelaide and the Country : The Literary Dimension, Jill Roe , 2014 single work criticism (p. 111-123)
'Fearful Affinity' : Jindyworobak Primitivism, Peter Kirkpatrick , 2014 single work criticism (p. 125-146)
The Athens of the South, Alison Broinowski , 2014 single work criticism (p. 147-161)
Max Harris : A Phenomenal Adelaide Literary Figure, Betty Snowden , 2014 single work criticism (p. 163-181)
Geoffrey Dutton : Little Adelaide and New York Nowhere, Nicholas Jose , 2014 single work criticism (p. 183-198)
New York Nowhere, Geoffrey Dutton , 1998 single work poetry (p. 199-238)
A Coffee With Ken : Ken Bolton's Adelaide, Jill Jones , 2014 single work criticism (p. 239-251)
'A Dozy City' : Adelaide in J.M. Coetzee's Slow Man and Amy T. Matthew's End of the Night Girl, Gillian Dooley , 2014 single work criticism (p. 253-266)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Review : Adelaide: A Literary City Jodie George , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: JASAL , vol. 14 no. 5 2014;

— Review of Adelaide : A Literary City 2014 anthology criticism poetry
Review : Adelaide: A Literary City Jodie George , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: JASAL , vol. 14 no. 5 2014;

— Review of Adelaide : A Literary City 2014 anthology criticism poetry
Last amended 9 Aug 2014 17:41:00
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  • Adelaide, South Australia,
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