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Issue Details: First known date: 1978... 1978 The New Dark Age
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Notes

  • Epigraph: Oh, my dear - where is that country? (Edith Wharton, The Age of Innocence)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: 新黑暗时代
Language: Chinese
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Foreign Literature and Art 外国文艺 / Wai Guo Wen Yi Shanghai : 山东文艺出版社 , 1978- 11595774 1978 periodical

    "Foreign Literature" is a purely literary publication that focuses on contemporary foreign literature. Published by the Shanghai Translation Publishing House, it has focused, systematic translation of contemporary foreign literature and art (literature, and art) works and theories, introduced representative schools, reflecting the new foreign literature trends and dynamics.

    Shanghai : 山东文艺出版社 , 1978-
    pg. 121-131
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    y separately published work icon The Best Australian Stories 2002 Peter Craven (editor), Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2002 Z999034 2002 anthology short story Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2002 pg. 75-90
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    y separately published work icon The New Dark Age Joan London , Sydney : Picador , 2004 Z1109140 2004 selected work short story

    'A young singer runs into the desert of gold rush Kalgoorlie; Chagall comes to Paris in the twenties; a hippie couple survey their ideals as Whitlam is deposed; a middle-aged man looks at his life after cancer on the eve of the millennium . . . Fourteen luminous stories from Joan London's award-winning collections, Sister Ships and Letter to Constantine, together with two later stories, span the twentieth century in a volume that is storytelling at its very best.'

    Source: Publisher's blurb (2018 ed.).

    Sydney : Picador , 2004
    pg. 332-353
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    y separately published work icon Sunset : Penguin Australian Summer Stories Camberwell : Penguin , 2005 Z1171875 2005 anthology short story extract Camberwell : Penguin , 2005 pg. 183-202
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon On the Edge : Thirty Modern Australian Short Stories Barry Oakley (editor), Rowville : Five Mile Press , 2005 Z1204831 2005 anthology short story extract autobiography (taught in 1 units) Rowville : Five Mile Press , 2005 pg. 70-89
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    y separately published work icon The Best Australian Stories : A Ten Year Collection Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2011 Z1771915 2011 anthology short story (taught in 1 units) Collingwood : Black Inc. , 2011 pg. 324-337
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Something Special, Something Rare : Outstanding Short Stories by Australian Women Black Inc. (editor), Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2015 8162994 2015 anthology short story

    'Drawn from over a decade of Best Australian Stories, this collection presents outstanding short fiction by the country's finest female writers. Including tales of love, family, heartbreak and joy, it showcases the strength and diversity of writing by Australian women. From the dramatic to the hilarious, these stories will enchant, move and delight the reader. (Publication summary)

    Melbourne : Black Inc. , 2015
    pg. 113-130
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