Book Chapter

Rites/Rights/Writes of Passge: Identity Construction in Australian Aboriginal Young Adult Fiction

J Leane, B Wheeler

A Companion to Australian Aboriginal Literature | Camden House | Published : 2013

Abstract

This chapter analyses three Aboriginal novels of formation: Bridge of Triangles, John Burke, Steam Pigs, Melissa Lucashenko, Swallow the Air, Tara June Winch and looks at the limitations of western literary analysis for reading Aboriginal works.

University of Melbourne Researchers