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Issue Details: First known date: 1979... 1979 The Indo-Fijian Experience
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Contents

* Contents derived from the St Lucia, Indooroopilly - St Lucia area, Brisbane - North West, Brisbane, Queensland,:University of Queensland Press , 1979 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
Trouble is How You Meet It, Walter Gill , 1979 extract autobiography

This extract describes the difficulties associated with managing the labour-force of a sugar plantation and mill. The hiring of sidars (Indian overseers), an attempted strike and a serious dispute over wages are all related, with Gill achieving a small victory over his workforce in each case. However, he is also misled into poisoning a worker and at the end of the extract he reveals his young age: "In the September of that year I was twenty-two".

(p. 67-80)
The Guru, Satendra Nandan , 1979 single work short story (p. 140-149)
The Ghosti"in the shadow of a tamarind tree", Satendra Nandan , 1979 single work poetry (p. 150-152)
Hope in Delhii"The winter in Delhi", Satendra Nandan , 1979 single work poetry (p. 153-155)
My Father's Soni"the airport metallic, tarred,", Satendra Nandan , 1977 single work poetry (p. 156-159)
Indo-Fijian Fiction and the Girmit Ideology, Vijay C. Mishra , 1979 single work criticism
In this early essay on Indo-Fijian fiction, Vijay Mishra considers the reverberations of an 'Indian indenture consciousness' in the contemporary literary work of Satendra Nandan, Subramani and Raymond Pillai.
(p. 171-183)

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