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Russel McDougall

Russell McDougal was a post graduate student at the University of Adelaide, working on Xavier Herbert.

Russel McDougall reviews 'Xavier Herbert’s Capricornia and Poor Fellow My Country' by John McLaren

April 1981, no. 29 18 April 1981
John McLaren’s contribution to the new series titled ‘Essays in Australian  Literature’ is, as the editorial page proclaims, ‘the first extended study of the two major works by Xavier Herbert - his first novel, Capricornia, and his last, Poor Fellow My Country. There has been a handful of articles concerning each of these books individually, and almost a whole chapter dealing with b ... (read more)