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Discusses the prosody and colloquial narrative tone of Fredy Neptune in the context of the Boeotian tradition which "locates the art of poetry in the 'vernacular republic'; the realm of common speech and ordinary life which cannot be represented through heroic ... narrative" (ALS 20.2, p.120).

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Alternative title: Fredy Neptune : The Art of 'Cracking Normal'
Editor's note: A version of the essay ...appears in ... The Poetry of Les Murray: Critical Essays , a special issue of Australian Literary Studies vol. 20, no. 2 , 2001.
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    y Les Murray and Australian Poetry Angela Smith (editor), London : Menzies Centre for Australian Studies , 2002 Z971493 2002 anthology criticism London : Menzies Centre for Australian Studies , 2002 pg. 79-101
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