Sally Heath (ed.): Meanjin Vol. 70, No. 3

A crucial platform

Dean Biron


Meanjin Vol. 70, No. 3
edited by Sally Heath
Melbourne University Press, $24.99 pb, 224 pp, 00256293


As with all such collections, this issue of Meanjin mixes the inspired with the modest, the fascinating with the mediocre. That is of no consequence: in this fraught cultural age, all that matters is that journals like Meanjin survive and provide a forum for both established and aspiring writers.

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Published in October 2011 no. 335
Dean Biron

Dean Biron

Dean Biron has a PhD from the University of New England and was co-winner of the 2011 Australian Book Review Calibre Prize. He is currently a sessional academic in the School of Justice at Queensland University of Technology.

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