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Issue Details: First known date: 1983... 1983 The Bathroom Dance
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  • This short story is incorporated into the novel, My Father's Moon.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Overland no. 92 August 1983 Z595351 1983 periodical issue 1983 pg. 2-8
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Transgressions : Australian Writing Now Don Anderson (editor), Ringwood : Penguin , 1986 Z365781 1986 anthology short story Ringwood : Penguin , 1986 pg. 12-24
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Prairie Schooner vol. 62 no. 4 Winter 1988-1989 Z662766 1988-1989 periodical issue 1988-1989 pg. 5-16
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Learning to Dance : Elizabeth Jolley : Her Life and Work Elizabeth Jolley , Caroline Lurie (editor), Camberwell : Viking , 2006 Z1259041 2006 selected work short story essay poetry autobiography extract prose

    'Elizabeth Jolley is one of Australia's most significant and best-loved writers, delighting readers with her acute observation of the world, her wicked humour, her compassion and her honesty. Learning to Dance brings together some of her most poignant short stories, essays and poems, and includes two formerly unpublished pieces. The recurring themes of her life and work are evident here: the complex relationships within families; homesickness and exile; intense love between women; the healing power of the land; the inevitability of loneliness; and the fragile nature of happiness.

    'Together, these writings form something close to an autobiography. Above all, they are a celebration of Elizabeth's rich life and work.' (Publication summary)

    Camberwell : Viking , 2006
    pg. 123-138
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