Fighting Words single work   criticism  
Issue Details: First known date: 2004 2004
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Birmingham comments on the publication of negative reviews, particularly of mass-market fiction, in the pages of Australia's broadsheet newspapers. He highlights the example of Matthew Reilly who was sharply (and personally) criticised in a review of Scarecrow written by Shaun Charles and published in The Courier-Mail.

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    y The Weekend Australian 17-18 January 2004 Z1093479 2004 newspaper issue 2004 pg. 10 Section: Review

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Tantrums and Timidity Frank Campbell , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 24-25 January 2004; (p. 10)
Campbell responds to Birmingham's comments on the prevalence of negative reviews in Australian newspapers. Campbell argues the case in favour of the reviewer.
Tantrums and Timidity Frank Campbell , 2004 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 24-25 January 2004; (p. 10)
Campbell responds to Birmingham's comments on the prevalence of negative reviews in Australian newspapers. Campbell argues the case in favour of the reviewer.
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