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Issue Details: First known date: 1989... no. 109 April 1989 of Australian Book Review est. 1961 Australian Book Review
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* Contents derived from the 1989 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
The Politics of the Not Place, Anne Cranny-Francis , single work criticism (p. 12-14)
The Defiant Architect, Leonie Kramer , single work review
— Review of Hal Porter Hal Porter , 1980 selected work novel short story extract poetry interview criticism ;
(p. 16-17)
Construction of Feminine Fictions, Niall Lucy , single work criticism (p. 17-18)
Progressive Proposals, Ken Gelder , single work review
— Review of Black Words, White Page : Aboriginal Literature 1929-1988 Adam Shoemaker , 1989 single work criticism ; Literature and the Aborigine in Australia 1770- 1975 J. J. Healy , 1978 single work criticism ;
(p. 19-20)
VIP and Business Class Poetry, Michael Sharkey , single work review
— Review of Wordhord : A Critical Selection of Contemporary Western Australian Poetry 1989 anthology criticism poetry ;
'This book set me thinking of its rivals in late years- the glossies from other States with their happy snaps of writers, potted chronicles and modest one of several pages for each to strut the stuff that Plato banished from a State that was ideal. Like Professor Julius Sumner Miller, I asked myself why this should be so.' (Introduction)
(p. 21-22)
Of Animus, Drubbings and Onslaughts, Humphrey McQueen , single work column (p. 24-25)
Sourced in the Body, Greg Manning , single work review
— Review of Working Hot : A Novel Mary Fallon , 1989 single work novel ;
(p. 26-27)
How it is with Nice People, Julie Lewis , single work review
— Review of The Hanged Man in the Garden Marion Halligan , 1989 selected work short story ;
(p. 27-28)
But Play You Must...., Cassandra Pybus , single work review
— Review of The Blue Guitar Nicholas Hasluck , 1980 single work novel ;
(p. 28-29)
Poetry Making Something Happen, David McCooey , single work column (p. 30-31)
New Conventions for Old Themes, Jenna Mead , single work review
— Review of The Glass Whittler and Other Stories Stephanie Johnson , 1988 selected work short story ;
(p. 32)
Two Different Uses of Symbolism, Laurie Clancy , single work review
— Review of The Velodrome Liam Davison , 1988 single work novel ; The Beloved Mountain Peter Skrzynecki , 1988 single work novel ;
(p. 33-34)
The Pathetic Jogger, Mark Roberts , single work review
— Review of Hitting the Wall : Two Novellas David Foster , 1989 selected work novella ; Eye of the Bull David Foster , 1989 single work novel ; The Job David Foster , 1977 single work novel ;
(p. 34-35)
A Book with Bite, Stephen Knight , single work review
— Review of Catspaw J. R. Carroll , 1988 single work novel ;
(p. 36-37)
Fly Me to the Murder, D. J. Eszenyi , single work review
— Review of Australian Golden Dagger Mysteries 1988 anthology short story ;
(p. 37-38)
Questioning the Master Tongue, Marie MacLean , single work (p. 38-40)

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