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First known date: 2009 Issue Details: First known date: 2009... 2009 ‘Discomfort is Sometimes What is Most Precious to Me About Great Art’ – Christos Tsiolkas on The Slap
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Tsiolkas discusses political correctness, characterisation, and prejudice. He also talks about whether literature voices what is left unsaid in relationships, and discusses his literary influences.




  • Editor's note: This review/interview is uncensored and contains swearing.
  • Posted 29 January 2009

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Date: 2009
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    y separately published work icon Crikey January 2009 6903486 2009 periodical issue 2009
    Note: Posted : January 29, 2009
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