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Nonfiction Reviews



Examining the new "literatures"...
Jean-Pierre Durix. The Writer Written: The Artist and Creation in the New Literatures in English. Westport: Greenwood Press, 1987. 169 pages. 29.95.
Nancy Potter, University of Rhode Island

"Big-Noting" questions ANZAC—and other cherished myths...
Robin Gerster. The Heroic Theme in Australian War Writing. Melbourne: Melbourne University Press, 1987. 294 pages. 34.95.
Henry S. Albinski, Pennsylvania State University

An Adelaide "Renaissance woman"
Helen Thomson, ed. Helen Spence. With an introduction by Helen Thomson. St. Lucia: University of Queensland Press, 1987. 575 pages. 14.50.
Shirley J. Paolini, Alaska Pacific University

Biography reveals George Johnston...
Garry Kinnane. George Johnston: A Biography. Melbourne: Nelson, 1986. 329 pages.
Jack W. Bennett, University of Oregon

Doused by darkness...
David J. Tacey. Patrick White: Fiction and the Unconscious. Melbourne: Oxford University Press, 1988. Illustrations. 39.95.
Peter Wolf, University of Missouri—St. Louis