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Issue Details: First known date: 1981... 1981 Pieces on Prostitution : The Cod-Piece and the Diary Entry
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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Meanjin vol. 40 no. 2 Winter 1981 Z588303 1981 periodical issue 1981 pg. 139-143
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The State of the Art : The Mood of Contemporary Australia in Short Stories Frank Moorhouse (editor), Ringwood : Penguin , 1983 Z457226 1983 anthology short story Ringwood : Penguin , 1983 pg. 167-170
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Eight Pieces on Prostitution Dorothy Johnston , Ocean Grove : Dorothy Johnston , 2013 5992324 2013 selected work short story

    "The stories in Eight Pieces on Prostitution span the whole of my writing life and include my first published story, The Man Who Liked to Come with the News, which Frank Moorhouse chose for his 1983 anthology, The State of the Art. My first novel, Tunnel Vision, is set in a Melbourne massage parlour, and I have continued to return to the theme of prostitution in my novels and short stories, notably in The House at Number 10 and in this collection. 'Where the Ladders Start' is a long story, almost a novella, based around a suspicious death. Many of the stories are set in Canberra, Australia's national capital, where I lived for thirty years before returning to Victoria's Bellarine Peninsula.' (Publication summary)

    Ocean Grove : Dorothy Johnston , 2013
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