Tony Scanlon

Tony Scanlon taught at the Darwin Institute of Technology in the 1980s.

Tony Scanlon reviews 'Aboriginal Writing Today' edited by Jack Davis and Bob Hodge

December 1985–January 1986, no. 77 01 December 1985
Tony Scanlon reviews 'Aboriginal Writing Today' edited by Jack Davis and Bob Hodge
This book is a collection of papers from the first Aboriginal Writer’s Conference, held at Murdoch University in February 1983. Despite the long (unexplained) lapse between the conference and the appearance of this book, the papers raise a number of urgent and complex problems, for writers and commentators. If there is one theme which emerges from the papers as a whole, it lies in the reiterate ... (read more)