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Prochownik's dream

Author: Alex Miller
Publisher: Crows Nest, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alex Miller's latest novel Prochownik's Dream is about an artist who hasn't been able to paint or draw for years, not since the death of his father. When he suddenly finds the inspiration to work again, it creates all sorts of tensions in his life, as he alienates his wife and neglects his child. Prochownik's Dream is about the creative impulse and the difficulty of negotiating art and life and about the struggle to  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Miller
ISBN: 174175013X 9781741750133
OCLC Number: 156806527
Notes: Reprint. Originally published in 2005.
Description: 332 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Alex Miller.

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Prochownik's Dream reveals the inner life of an artist, torn between his obsession with his art and his love of his wife and daughter.  Read more...

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Alex Miller has twice won the the Miles Franklin award with this searing, honest and exhilarating study of the inner life of an artist, he has created another masterpiece.' Good Readingassured, Read more...

 
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