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The author examines the writing of Peter Craven. He criticises Craven's reviews of Australian works stating that 'one finds sweeping statements and bland generalities, but little evidence of an intimate, first-hand knowledge of 'the canon', or even much feeling for literature.'

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  • Appears in:
    y Overland The Consolation of Literature no. 177 Summer 2004 Z1166796 2004 periodical issue 2004 pg. 14-21

Works about this Work

On Peter Craven Niall Clugston , 2005 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 178 2005; (p. 4)
A Craven Attack Jason Steger , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 11 December 2004; (p. 6)
Craven Attack Reveals Deep Fissures in Aussie Literary Culture Christopher Bantick , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 18 December 2004; (p. 17)
A Craven Attack Jason Steger , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 11 December 2004; (p. 6)
Craven Attack Reveals Deep Fissures in Aussie Literary Culture Christopher Bantick , 2004 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 18 December 2004; (p. 17)
On Peter Craven Niall Clugston , 2005 single work correspondence
— Appears in: Overland , Autumn no. 178 2005; (p. 4)
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