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Brewster reflects on her discovery that Coonardoo was based on families who were ancestors of Doris Pilkington and that Prichard's novel was set in the same time period as the events depicted in Pilkington's Follow the Rabbit-Proof Fence. Brewster contrasts the depiction of Aboriginal people's lives in the two works.

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  • Appears in:
    y Australian Humanities Review AHR no. 25 March 2002 Z947678 2002 periodical issue 2002
  • Appears in:
    y Southerly vol. 62 no. 2 Anita Heiss (editor), Penny Van Toorn (editor), 2002 Z1008500 2002 periodical issue (taught in 1 units)

    'Stories Without End includes writing that is complex, innovative, and polished, and writing that is raw, rugged, and passionate. In their different ways, all the pieces are powerful...' (Source: editorial, Southerly Vol. 62 No. 2 2002: 5-6)

    Stories Without End...
    pg. 153-161
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