Collection UQFL287 - Karen Lamb Papers

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UQFL287

Title

Karen Lamb Papers

Date(s)

  • 1983-1989 (Creation)

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Extent and medium

2 boxes.

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Name of creator

(1956-)

Biographical history

Karen Lamb is an academic and literary critic. She completed an MA thesis at the University of Queensland on Peter Carey, and her book Peter Carey: The Genesis of Fame, was published in 1992. She edited the anthology Uneasy Truces which was published in 1990. Her biography Thea Astley: inventing her own weather was published in 2015 by University of Queensland Press and won the 2016 Prime Minister's Literary Award for Non-fiction. She delivered the second annual Fryer Lecture in Australian Literature in 2016.

Archival history

Collection previously titled as: Papers, 1983-1989
Collection alternatively titled as: Karen Lamb Collection.

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Scope and content

Research material on Peter Carey, correspondence with Barbara Hanrahan, material relating to publication of Uneasy Truces.

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Unrestricted access.

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Language of material

  • English

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Uploaded finding aid

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Alternative identifier(s)

Alma MMS ID

991003163139703131

Millennium Local System Number

.b19491736

OCLC Number

42768090 ; 222658254

Libraries Australia ID

21260212 ; 62993105

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Status

Migrated

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Dates of creation revision deletion

Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.

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