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Niall Lucy

Niall Lucy (1956–2014) was an Australian scholar and critic.

Niall Lucy reviews 'Christina Stead' by Susan Sheridan

April 1989, no. 109 01 April 1989
In male (I do not, just yet, say ‘patriarchal’) discourse, woman is man’s supplement. The feminist’s perennial dilemma, then, is how to intervene in that discourse which is forever reproducing the very hierarchy that suppresses and excludes her, when – by the power of its appropriation of common sense – that discourse operates not as though it were given her by men, but as though it we ... (read more)