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Wright, judith, australian poetry to 1920, in the literature of australia, edited by geoffrey dutton, penguin books, 1964 wright, judith, charles harpur, in authority and influence: australian literary criticism 1950-2000, edited by delys bird, robert dixon, and christopher lee, university of queensland press, 2001. Australian literature is the written or literary work made in the area or by the people of australia and its preceding colonies during its early western history, australia was many british colonies therefore, its literary tradition is linked with english literature. Call for papers: association for the study of australian literature 2017 conference: looking in, looking out: china and australia.
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