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Eligible Chinese Women Were a Rarity single work   poetry   "The store’s main function was importing and Chinese medicine,"
Is part of A Special Starch : Poems by Grace Yee Grace Yee , 2021 selected work poetry
Issue Details: First known date: 2021... 2021 Eligible Chinese Women Were a Rarity
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  • Author's note: ‘Eligible Chinese Women Were a Rarity’ includes phrases borrowed and adapted from Sally Pang, Doreen Cheong, and Marilyn Pacitti in Sybil Jack et al, ed, Chinese Australian Women’s Stories, Jessie Street National Women’s Library in conjunction with The Chinese Heritage Association of Australia Inc, 2012.

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    y separately published work icon Cordite Poetry Review Game no. 102 August 2021 22536644 2021 periodical issue

    'As we write this, we are living in cities that are both in lockdown. Our days see us bouncing from one device to another, room to room to room. In these days that feel increasingly unreal, it’s invigorating to look back over the selections for this edition and step back into the magic circles marked out by each poem.' (Jini Maxwell  and Rory Green , Editorial introduction)

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