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Issue Details: First known date: 2005... 2005 The Not Quite Real Miles Franklin : Diaries as Performance
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This essay argues that Franklin's diaries are a performance of privacy and authenticity, through a consideration of her diary audience. Her diaries do not reveal an artificial Franklin, but rather challenge the notion that diaries produce authentic representations of their diarists (p.185).

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    y separately published work icon JASAL Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature vol. 4 2005 Z1224062 2005 periodical issue 2005 pg. 185-200
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