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Issue Details: First known date: 2002... no. 17 June 2002 of Jacket est. 1997 Jacket
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  • This issue included material and discussion on the Ern Malley Hoax including archival material and press clippings from 1944 provided by Nicholas Pounder.


* Contents derived from the 2002 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
John Ashbery: Two Ern Malley Poems, John Kinsella: Five Ern Malley Poems (from a work-in-progress), John Ashbery , John Kinsella , extract poetry
Untitled, Ethel Malley , single work correspondence
Note: facsim.
The Ern Malley Poetry Hoax, David Lehman , single work criticism
Introduction : The Darkening Ecliptic 1944, Max Harris , single work criticism
Ern Malley's Last Will and Testament, single work prose
Elegiac for Ern Malley, Max Harris , single work prose
Biographyi"I am deciphered by the black waters,", Max Harris , single work poetry
The Ern Malley Story, John Thompson , single work criticism
Note: Audio available from source.
Ern Malley, The Great Poet or The Greatest Hoax, single work criticism
Ern Malley, Poet of Debunk: Full Story From the Two Authors, James McAuley , Harold Stewart , single work criticism
Ern Malley : Nearly Bad Enough to be Genuine, single work column
The Case of The Angry Penguins, single work correspondence humour
Feathers Fly, R. G. H. , single work review
— Review of Angry Penguins no. [6] Autumn 1944 periodical issue ; Meanjin Papers vol. 3 no. 1 Autumn 1944 periodical issue ;
Hoaxed Penguins, F. S. , single work criticism
Unknown Print Source, 1944, single work column
(The Melbourne) Age, 4 November 1944 and a Subsequent Comment by 'F.S', single work review
— Review of The Darkening Ecliptic 'Ern Malley' , 1944 collected work poetry ;
Note: Includes a Comment by 'F.S.' in an unidentified and undated clipping. This comment alludes to The Age review.
Excerpt from Damaged Men, Michael Ackland , extract criticism
Commentary on Australian Poetry, Max Harris , single work criticism
The Ern Malley Affair, Michael Heyward , extract criticism
'Indecent Advertisements', single work non-fiction
Note: facsim.

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Alternative title: Special Hoax Issue
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