AustLit logo


Greektown single work   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1989... 1989 Greektown
The material on this page is available to AustLit subscribers. If you are a subscriber or are from a subscribing organisation, please log in to gain full access. To explore options for subscribing to this unique teaching, research, and publishing resource for Australian culture and storytelling, please contact us or find out more.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Webber's October 1989 Z597725 1989 periodical issue 1989 pg. 95-104
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Flamingo Gate : A Novella and Stories Garry Disher , North Ryde : Angus and Robertson , 1991 Z61780 1991 selected work short story

    'Melbourne in the last decade of the millennium feels like a hard-boiled fiction or a noir film, with corruption in the air and on the ground. Six short stories and a novella circle the city's decay, spiral towards a thrilling conclusion and fuse into a new kind of crime fiction.

    'Vignettes of desire and disappointment resonate through a city whose airwaves and waterways are blighted by a toxic conglomerate, whose supermarkets and convenience stores are staked out by a killer, whose nights pulse with analogue television and staticky videotape, and whose past and future meet at the Flamingo Gate apartments.'

    Source: Publisher's blurb (Ligature ed.).

    North Ryde : Angus and Robertson , 1991
    pg. 75-86
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Secret Lives : Thirty-four Modern Australian Short Stories Barry Oakley (editor), Rowville : Five Mile Press , 2003 Z1073789 2003 anthology short story autobiography prose Rowville : Five Mile Press , 2003 pg. 95-106
Last amended 21 Mar 2022 15:13:09
  • Melbourne, Victoria,
    Powered by Trove