Collection UQFL372 - Papers relating to Judith Wright

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Papers relating to Judith Wright


  • 1925-1995. (Creation)

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1 box.

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Shirley Walker is an Honorary Research Fellow at the University of New England. She is a Past President of ASAL, the Association for the Study of Australian Literature, and the Founding Director of CALLS, the Centre for Australian Language and Literature Studies at UNE. She has published four books and numerous critical articles on Australian literature, including a bibliography of the work of Judith Wright.

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Collection previously titled as: Papers relating to Judith Wright, 1925-1995
Collection alternatively titled as: Shirley Walker Collection.

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42 letters from Judith Wright to Shirley Walker, 1973-1994. Also Judith Wright's academic record from the University of Sydney, photocopies of the appearance of her earliest poems and letters from other writers, including A.D. Hope and Thomas Keneally, assessing her work.

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  • English

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Material from this collection has been cited in:
Steggall, Stephany Evans. (2015). Interestingly enough... : the life of Tom Keneally. Collingwood, Vic. : Nero, an imprint of Schwartz Publishing Pty. Ltd.

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Migrated from LMS: April 2019, P.A.




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