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Issue Details: First known date: 1932... 1932 Slow Dawning
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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • London,
      c
      England,
      c
      c
      United Kingdom (UK),
      c
      Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      John Long ,
      1932 .
      Extent: 288p.

Works about this Work

Paris and Beyond : The Transnational/National in the Writing of Christina Stead and Eleanor Dark Susan Carson , 2009 single work criticism
— Appears in: Transnational Ties : Australian Lives in the World 2009; (p. 229-244)
Susan Carson examines ways in which the Christina Stead and Eleanor Dark conceptualised transnational experiences in their fiction and negotiated the complexities of their own relationships with 'home'.
Finding Hy-Brazil : Eugenics and Modernism in the Pacific Susan Carson , 2009 single work criticism
— Appears in: Hecate , vol. 35 no. 1/2 2009; (p. 124-133)

This essay provides : 'a summary of the Australian literary engagement with eugenics as a broad category, followed by a discussion of the selective aspects of national and international eugenics ideas, before moving to a fuller examination of Prelude to Christopher.' (p 125)

The Rational Natural : Conflicts of the Modern in Eleanor Dark Nicole Moore , 2001 single work criticism
— Appears in: Hecate , vol. 27 no. 1 2001; (p. 19-31)
Discusses the treatment of female sexuality, reproduction, birth control, abortion and maternity in Dark's fiction. Focuses on the dilemma of the 'rational woman': a 'problematic created by modernity', the conflict between 'the authority of the natural ... and the searching eye of the modern rationalist epistemologies of science'. 'In attempting to provide access to the rationalism of science for her women characters, Dark's texts set up this contest between nature and science as an unresolved or even impossible dilemma haunted by the inevitable spectre of madness' (29).
Dialogue with Dark : A Modernist Novelist, a Feminist Critique Drusilla Modjeska , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Age Monthly Review , April 1986; (p. 3-6)
Eleanor Dark M. Barnard Eldershaw , 1938 single work criticism
— Appears in: Essays in Australian Fiction 1938; (p. 182-198)
A Satchel of Books 1932 single work review
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 8 June vol. 53 no. 2730 1932; (p. 5)

— Review of Slow Dawning Eleanor Dark , 1932 single work novel
Eleanor Dark M. Barnard Eldershaw , 1938 single work criticism
— Appears in: Essays in Australian Fiction 1938; (p. 182-198)
Australian Writers : 4 : Eleanor Dark M. Barnard Eldershaw , 1937 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Bulletin , 17 November vol. 58 no. 3014 1937; (p. 50)
Finding Hy-Brazil : Eugenics and Modernism in the Pacific Susan Carson , 2009 single work criticism
— Appears in: Hecate , vol. 35 no. 1/2 2009; (p. 124-133)

This essay provides : 'a summary of the Australian literary engagement with eugenics as a broad category, followed by a discussion of the selective aspects of national and international eugenics ideas, before moving to a fuller examination of Prelude to Christopher.' (p 125)

Paris and Beyond : The Transnational/National in the Writing of Christina Stead and Eleanor Dark Susan Carson , 2009 single work criticism
— Appears in: Transnational Ties : Australian Lives in the World 2009; (p. 229-244)
Susan Carson examines ways in which the Christina Stead and Eleanor Dark conceptualised transnational experiences in their fiction and negotiated the complexities of their own relationships with 'home'.
Dialogue with Dark : A Modernist Novelist, a Feminist Critique Drusilla Modjeska , 1986 single work criticism
— Appears in: The Age Monthly Review , April 1986; (p. 3-6)
Last amended 3 May 2001 10:37:00
Subjects:
  • Country towns,
  • New South Wales,
Settings:
  • 1920s
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