Rick Hosking

Rick Hosking taught for many years at Flinders University.

Rick Hosking reviews 'Robbery Under Arms' by Rolf Boldrewood, edited by Paul Eggert and Elizabeth Webby

April 2007, no. 290 01 April 2007
Rick Hosking reviews 'Robbery Under Arms' by Rolf Boldrewood, edited by Paul Eggert and Elizabeth Webby
Rolf Boldrewood’s Robbery Under Arms is the ninth volume to be published by the Academy Editions of Australian Literature project. Edited by Paul Eggert and Elizabeth Webby, the handsome volume is a major addition to this growing library of classics of Australian writing. It will undoubtedly become the definitive critical edition of Robbery Under Arms; the comprehensive scholarship that accompan ... (read more)

Rick Hosking reviews 'Diaspora: The Australasian experience' edited by Cynthia Vanden Driesen and Ralph Crane

October 2006, no. 285 01 October 2006
Rick Hosking reviews 'Diaspora: The Australasian experience' edited by Cynthia Vanden Driesen and Ralph Crane
The third volume to be produced by the Asian Association for the Study of Australasia, Diaspora: The Australasian Experience, is a large publication with more than forty chapters. It makes an important contribution to the often willing debate about preserving Austral(as)ia’s perceived homogeneity in the face of the challenges carried in the cultural baggage of postwar arrivals from beyond the sh ... (read more)