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Issue Details: First known date: 1997... 1997 Are Endings Really Necessary?
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A brief discussion of open-ended conclusions to novels as opposed to the use of set 'formulas'. Earls recognises the legitimacy of both types, but declares his preference for the former in his own writing. Brief reference is made the conclusion of Earl's novel After January.


  • Abridged version of a paper presented at the Brisbane Writers' Festival, September 1996

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