y What About The People! selected work   poetry  
Issue Details: First known date: 1950 1950
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Contents

* Contents derived from the Sydney, New South Wales,: National Council of Realist Writers , 1962 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
What About the People : Introduction, Frank Hardy , 1950-1962 single work criticism (p. 6-7)
What About the People, Dorothy Hewett , 1950-1962 single work (p. 8)
The Lost Wordi"The lost word...the lost word:", Merv Lilley , 1950-1961 single work poetry (p. 9)
What About the People?i"I've been workin' for a livin', I been a station hand,", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 10)
Clancy and Dooley and Don McLeodi"Clancy and Dooley and Don McLeod", Dorothy Hewett , 1946 single work poetry
On May Day 1946, in the Pilbarra district, Western Australia, Aboriginal station hands struck for 30 bob a week and the right to organise. Their leaders, the white man Don Mcleod and two Aborigines, Clancy McKenna and Dooley, were arrested and convicted. Pressure through the Labour movement and the United Nations secured their release.
(p. 11-12)
The Fencer : (Letter to Ted Robinson, Consuelo Station, Q.)i"What can I say so the world will see you with the same kind of", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 13-14)
Lucky Gemi"I rode from the dance in the grey dawn", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 14)
Once I Rode with Clancy...i"Once I rode with Clancy through the wet hills of Wickepin,", Dorothy Hewett , 1950-1959 single work poetry (p. 15-16)
Fragment of Gershwini"When Gershwin plays on summer afternoons", Dorothy Hewett , 1945 single work poetry (p. 16)
Country Dancei"A country dance with lanterns hung", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 17)
A Station-Hand's Replyi"I'm a happy little back-blocks man, I'm not a bit depressed", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 18)
The Scab and the Crossi"The cold, cold, morning western winds", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 18)
So Many Girls are in My Arms Tonighti"So many girls are in my arms tonight,", Dorothy Hewett , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 18)
Humpty Doo, Alan Chasei"The magpie geese have claimed your rice", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 21)
The Death of Henry Armstrongi"Henry Armstrong was a great big baby,", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 22-23)
Solitudei"The Lord one day came back to earth", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 24)
In Midland Where the Trains Go Byi"In Midland still the trains go by,", Dorothy Hewett , 1950-1959 single work poetry (p. 25)
Barnard Blacki"In the tropics of North Queensland where teamsters crawled along,", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 26)
Because There Is a Loveliness That Burnsi"The earth upon its axis turns", Dorothy Hewett , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 27)
When Freedom Cannot Marryi"I want to live my life again, though time will never tarry", Merv Lilley , 1950-1962 single work poetry (p. 28)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

What about the People Denis Kevans , 1962 single work review
— Appears in: Realist Writer , November no. 10 1962; (p. 17-18)

— Review of What About The People! Dorothy Hewett Merv Lilley 1950 selected work poetry
What About the People : Introduction Frank Hardy , 1950-1962 single work criticism
— Appears in: What About The People! 1962; (p. 6-7)
What about the People Denis Kevans , 1962 single work review
— Appears in: Realist Writer , November no. 10 1962; (p. 17-18)

— Review of What About The People! Dorothy Hewett Merv Lilley 1950 selected work poetry
What About the People : Introduction Frank Hardy , 1950-1962 single work criticism
— Appears in: What About The People! 1962; (p. 6-7)
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