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Issue Details: First known date: 2003... 2003 A Family Closeness? : Australia, India, Indonesia
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  • The article also discusses Safina Uberoi's feature film My Mother India.

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    y separately published work icon The Regenerative Spirit : Volume 1 : Polarities of Home and Away, Encounters and Diasporas, in Post-Colonial Literatures S. C. Harrex (editor), Nena Bierbaum (editor), Sue Hosking (editor), Adelaide : Lythrum Press , 2003 Z1090858 2003 anthology criticism Adelaide : Lythrum Press , 2003 pg. 57-67
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    y separately published work icon Homing In : Essays on Australian Literature and Selfhood Bruce Bennett , Perth : Network , 2006 Z1283394 2006 selected work criticism essay autobiography 'With a population base of some 20 million people in the early years of the twenty-first century, Australia is widely recognised as ‘punching above its weight’ in the field of international literature in English. When questions of literary merit are raised, Patrick White’s Nobel Prize for literature in 1973 is often cited together with David Malouf’s Impac award, Thomas Keneally’s and Peter Carey’s Booker prizes, Kate Grenville’s Orange prize and the Queens’s gold medal for poetry to Judith Wright, Les Murray and Peter Porter. Although some of these authors are discussed in the present book, readers will also encounter a variety of other Australian writers, living and dead, from colonial to post-colonial times, including :Louis Becke, Jack Davis, Yasmine Gooneratne, Ee Tiang Hong, Dorothy Hewitt, A D Hope, Clive James, Oodgeroo, John Boyle O’Reilly and Tim Winton. This heterogeneous group includes Indigenous Australians, immigrants, expatriates, long and short term residents and an Irish political prisoner. The main criterion for inclusion in these essays is not the canonical status of authors but their fruitful engagement with themes of alienation and belonging in a changing Australia.'

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    Perth : Network , 2006
    pg. 181-193; notes 275-276
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    y separately published work icon Australian Studies Now : An Introductory Reader in Australian Studies Andrew Hassam (editor), Amit Sarwal (editor), New Delhi : Indialog Publications , 2007 Z1400916 2007 anthology criticism prose Australian Studies Now introduces to an Indian readership many of the best scholars writing on Australia today. Each essay engages with key debates relating to the society and culture of contemporary Australia. This is achieved through analysis of Australia's literature and history, as well as its cinema, theatre, education, its sports and its many religions. Australian Studies Now provides insight into such major topics as Australian nationalism, multiculturalism and Aboriginal Australia. Special attention is paid to Australia's relationship with South Asia. The collection also includes a section on Australian Studies in India. New Delhi : Indialog Publications , 2007 pg. 328-341
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