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y Saffron and Silk : An Australian in India single work   autobiography  
Issue Details: First known date: 2016... 2016 Saffron and Silk : An Australian in India
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'‘But he’s a stranger,’ my mother lamented when I announced my intention to marry. I suspect that this might be the cry of every mother when her daughter announces her intentions to marry anyone but the boy-next-door.

In this case, Mum had a point. Neither she nor Dad had met the man in question. In fact, he had never set foot in Australia.

Three months later, I stood with my new husband in the light of early evening beneath an arch in the gardens of the hotel Ashoka in the South Indian city of Chennai…' (Publication extract)

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    • Kew East, Camberwell - Kew area, Melbourne - Inner South, Melbourne, Victoria,: David Lovell Publishing , 2016 .
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      • Launched 16 September, 2016
      ISBN: 9781863551571

Works about this Work

Saffron and Silk by Anne Benjamin (David Lovell Publishing, 2016) Sharon Rundle , 2017 single work essay
— Appears in: Transnational Literature , May vol. 9 no. 2 2017;
'How does one go about the impossible task of capturing on paper the essence of living in India? How does one answer the question: how do you like India? A difficult question for most westerners who visit India – but for Anne Benjamin who married an Indian and went to live and work there in the 1980s, it’s even more profound.' (Introduction)
Saffron and Silk by Anne Benjamin (David Lovell Publishing, 2016) Sharon Rundle , 2017 single work essay
— Appears in: Transnational Literature , May vol. 9 no. 2 2017;
'How does one go about the impossible task of capturing on paper the essence of living in India? How does one answer the question: how do you like India? A difficult question for most westerners who visit India – but for Anne Benjamin who married an Indian and went to live and work there in the 1980s, it’s even more profound.' (Introduction)
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    South Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
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