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''Place is not a simple concept. There is 'place' as we know it from walking along it, from looking and working and taking shelter in it. There is 'place' shown on maps, where we run our fingers across swathes of it, locating points or large areas in relation to each other, orienting ourselves. There is 'place' as landscape and seascape, depicted in painted, photographed and filmed images, and described in written texts. And there is the 'idea of place' - a product formed in a culture through association of a site with an accumulation of outputs and critical responses: emotion - all that comes culturally to settle in place.' (Author's introduction p. 158)

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    y separately published work icon Hot Iron Corrugated Sky : 100 Years of Queensland Writing Robyn Sheahan-Bright (editor), Stuart Glover (editor), St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2002 Z985122 2002 anthology poetry short story essay autobiography extract Contains over forty excerpts from Queensland literature in the period 1901-2001 together with eleven new essays by contemporary Queensland writers. St Lucia : University of Queensland Press , 2002 pg. 158-169
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