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Author's note: In the 1860s the Acclimatisation Society imported English animals and birds, blackbirds in particular, to improve the moral tone and uplift the soul of the people.
ySoutherlyAsylumvol.64no.12004Z11176562004periodical issue A special double issue comprising two separately paged sections back-to-back. One section entitled 'Outsiders' is a shortened regular edition; the other section 'Another Country' , guest edited by Rosie Scott and Tom Keneally, features the writing of asylum seekers remaining in detention in Australia and those recently released. The writing was sourced with assistance from refugee advocates and community leaders. This section has also been published as a limited edition for PEN and the 2004 Sydney Writers' Festival.2004