y Famous Reporter periodical  
Date: 1987-1992
Date: 1987-2012
Date: 1994-
Issue Details: First known date: 1987; Latest issue indexed: 2012 1987
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y Famous Reporter no. 44 December 2012 Z1928948 2012 periodical issue
y Famous Reporter no. 43 2012 Z1869027 2012 periodical issue
y Famous Reporter no. 42 2011 Z1764600 2011 periodical issue
y Famous Reporter no. 41 2010 Z1717660 2010 periodical issue
y Famous Reporter no. 40 2010 Z1666405 2010 periodical issue

Notes

  • 2 issues per annum; prior to 1992, annual.
  • Title varies: 1987- 1993 as The Famous Reporter: A Short Story Magazine ; from No. 5 as Famous Reporter with various subtitles, e.g. No. 7 (Apr. 1993) as The Famous Reporter: Poetry, Articles, Short Stories, Travel Notes, Humour, Interviews; some later issues have subtitle : A Literary Biannual
  • Additional editors from 1995
  • Selections from the print publication available online: http://walleahpress.com.au/past.html
  • Ceased publication 2012

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1987
Notes:
Selections from the print publication available online.
    • Balaclava, St Kilda East, Caulfield - St Kilda area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: Walleah Press , 1987-1988 .
    • Kingston, Kingston - Margate area, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania,: North Hobart, Central Hobart, Hobart, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania,: Walleah Press , 1989-2012 .
      Note/s:
      • Imprint Varies

Works about this Work

Walleah Press—From Famous Reporter to Radar Ralph Wessman , 2013 single work essay
— Appears in: Sotto , March 2013;
“Getting Excited by the Writing & Wanting More of It” Ralph Wessman , 2012 single work essay
— Appears in: Rochford Street Review , May-July no. 4 2012;
In Love with the Word : Poetry in Tasmania Lyn Reeves , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Stylus Poetry Journal , January no. 36 2010;
'It's a rainy Thursday evening in Salamanca Square. Writers congregate between the overflowing shelves and tables at Hobart Bookshop for the launch of the 40th issue of Famous Reporter. This much-loved journal, under the continuous editorship of literary devotee, Ralph Wessman, has given countless writers their first appearance in print for twenty-two years. Every issue features new and established talent and includes local, national and international voices in its pages.'
On Litmags, Kids and Generosity Ralph Wessman , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: Five Bells , Autumn vol. 10 no. 2 2003; (p. 15-17)
Wessman reflects on his reasons for publishing a small literary magazine and comments on the tensions that developed within the Tasmanian writing community in 2002-2003 over Forestry Tasmania's sponsorship of Ten Days on the Island Festival.
North to Garradunga Ralph Wessman , 2001 single work column
— Appears in: Famous Reporter , December no. 24 2001; (p. 127-128)
On Litmags, Kids and Generosity Ralph Wessman , 2003 single work criticism
— Appears in: Five Bells , Autumn vol. 10 no. 2 2003; (p. 15-17)
Wessman reflects on his reasons for publishing a small literary magazine and comments on the tensions that developed within the Tasmanian writing community in 2002-2003 over Forestry Tasmania's sponsorship of Ten Days on the Island Festival.
In Love with the Word : Poetry in Tasmania Lyn Reeves , 2010 single work criticism
— Appears in: Stylus Poetry Journal , January no. 36 2010;
'It's a rainy Thursday evening in Salamanca Square. Writers congregate between the overflowing shelves and tables at Hobart Bookshop for the launch of the 40th issue of Famous Reporter. This much-loved journal, under the continuous editorship of literary devotee, Ralph Wessman, has given countless writers their first appearance in print for twenty-two years. Every issue features new and established talent and includes local, national and international voices in its pages.'
“Getting Excited by the Writing & Wanting More of It” Ralph Wessman , 2012 single work essay
— Appears in: Rochford Street Review , May-July no. 4 2012;
North to Garradunga Ralph Wessman , 2001 single work column
— Appears in: Famous Reporter , December no. 24 2001; (p. 127-128)
Walleah Press—From Famous Reporter to Radar Ralph Wessman , 2013 single work essay
— Appears in: Sotto , March 2013;

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ISSN: 0819-5978
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