Barry Dickens

Barry Dickins is a Melbourne writer.

Barry Dickins reviews 'The D Generation Bumper Book of Aussie Heroes' by John Alsop, Santo Cilauro, Tom Gleisner, Andrew Knight, Rob Sitch, and Magda Szubanski

August 1987, no, 93 01 August 1987
Barry Dickins reviews 'The D Generation Bumper Book of Aussie Heroes' by John Alsop, Santo Cilauro, Tom Gleisner, Andrew Knight, Rob Sitch, and Magda Szubanski
It’s finally happened. I’m not funny. All my life I’ve been told I’m a ratbag. I’m a maniac. I need help. I see life different. Hint of lunacy in the blood. Touch of madness in the haircut. Dickins, he’s crazy. Dickins, he thinks like the turn-off to Shepparton. And generally I have to say I’ve agreed with the general view; the consensus is, always has been, that Barry Dickins is a ... (read more)