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Editor's note: Bruce Beaver, a central figure in Australian poetry since the 1960s, died earlier this year (see Editorial). He was to have received an honorary Doctorate of Letters from the University of Sydney on 30 April. This acceptance speech is apparently the last thing he wrote. The degree has been awarded posthumously.
ySoutherlyAsylumvol.64no.12004Z11176562004periodical issue A special double issue comprising two separately paged sections back-to-back. One section entitled 'Outsiders' is a shortened regular edition; the other section 'Another Country' , guest edited by Rosie Scott and Tom Keneally, features the writing of asylum seekers remaining in detention in Australia and those recently released. The writing was sourced with assistance from refugee advocates and community leaders. This section has also been published as a limited edition for PEN and the 2004 Sydney Writers' Festival.2004