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Issue Details: First known date: 2012... 12-13 May 2012 of The Weekend Australian est. 1977 The Weekend Australian
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* Contents derived from the 2012 version. Please note that other versions/publications may contain different contents. See the Publication Details.
A Writer's Hut Among the Old Gum Trees, John Borthwick , single work column (p. 3) Section: Travel & Indulgence
News and Views, Maureen Redfern , single work correspondence (p. 3) Section: Review
Puppet Master Turns to Clay, Rosalie Higson , single work column (p. 8)
Note: Portrait of Roger Law.
A New Chapter, Rosemary Neill , single work criticism
'While patrick White is enjoying a posthumous revival. other prize-winning Australian authors have been neglected. But there is hope.' Rosemary Neill.
(p. 8-9) Section: Review
Note: Portrait of Patrick White.
Birthday Offerings, Rosemary Neill , single work column

'The Life of Patrick White marks 100 years since the birth of Australia's only Nobel Laureate in Literature. This National Library of Australia exhibition looks at White's life through the places he lived. It is drawn mostly from the Library's vast collection of his papers - despite the fact that White repeatedly maintained he had destroyed them. In a reply to the Director-General of the National Library in 1977 about the acquisition of his papers, White wrote: "I can't let you have my 'papers' because I don't keep any. My mss are destroyed as soon as the books are printed. I put very little into notebooks, don't keep friends' letters as I urge them not to keep mine, and anything unfinished when I die is to be burnt."

In 2006, White's literary agent Barbara Mobbs offered the NLA a rich collection of his papers, from letters to notebooks to photos - many of which are featured in the exhibition. The exhibition not only tells the story of White in all his guises, it also provides great insight into the post-war Australian arts scene - straight from the man who was often its star attraction.' Source: (Sighted 16/05/2012).

(p. 9) Section: Review
Detective Story Unearths the Real Jolley, Mandy Sayer , single work review
— Review of The House of Fiction : Leonard, Susan and Elizabeth Jolley : A Memoir Susan Swingler , 2012 single work autobiography ;
(p. 18-19)
A Pair of Ragged claws, Stephen Romei , single work column (p. 19) Section: Review
Maybe, Nowi"It's our shareholders ruin the product", Chris Wallace-Crabbe , single work poetry (p. 20) Section: Review
Bohemiai"I struggled off, fists in fenestrated pockets", Jack Hibberd , single work poetry (p. 20) Section: Review
Anxiety and Spite in a Man of Letters, Ross Fitzgerald , Stephen Holt , single work column (p. 22) Section: Inquirer
Note: Portrait of Patrick White and Gough Whitlam.

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