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Once an Australian : journeys with Barry Humphries, Clive James, Germaine Greer, and Robert Hughes

Author: Ian Britain
Publisher: Melbourne ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Four Australian expatriate writers and performers are featured in this book - Barry Humphries, Clive James, Germaine Greer and Robert Hughes. It focuses on the reasons for their expatriatism and considers what aspects of their Australian identity they have retained.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Britain, Ian, 1948-
Once an Australian.
Melbourne ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
(OCoLC)607083249
Online version:
Britain, Ian, 1948-
Once an Australian.
Melbourne ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
(OCoLC)608855977
Named Person: Germaine Greer; Clive James; Barry Humphries; Robert Hughes
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Britain
ISBN: 0195537424 9780195537420
OCLC Number: 38205656
Description: xiv, 290 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface. 1: Word Children. 2: The Camberwell Tales: The Strangeness of Barry Humphries. 3: The Awkward Sage: The Dislocations of Clive James. 4: The Return of the Captive: The Equivocations of Germaine Greer. 5: The Nostalgia of the Critic: The Unbalancing of Robert Hughes. 6: After-Word. Notes. Index
Responsibility: Ian Britain.
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