Lawson, Alan, 1948-

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Lawson, Alan, 1948-

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  • Lawson, Alan John, 1948-
  • Lawson, A.
  • Lawson, A. J.

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Alan Lawson is Emeritus Professor at the School of Communication and Arts at the University of Queensland where he previously held positions including Dean of Postgraduate Students and Director of the Graduate School and Pro-Vice-Chancellor (Research and International). As a literary scholar, he has written on Patrick White, Barbara Baynton and Henry Lawson and was a major proponent of Australian Literature as a field of study in the 1970s, where he worked with Laurie Hergenhan to introduce courses on different genres of Australian fiction.


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AU NLA 36354667

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Revised, FF, 08-Jun-2020.




Author entry, AustLit, accessed online 08-Jun-2020.
Researcher page, UQ Researchers website, accessed online 08-Jun-2020.

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Revised with other forms of name, updated history, authority record identifier and sources, FF, 08-Jun-2020.

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