New Perspectives

New Perspectives

PERSPECTIVES: THE UNIVERSITY OF SYDNEY ANTHOLOGY 2013

edited by Aqmarina Andira et al.

Darlington Press, $25 pb, 207 pp, 9781921364532

Nigel Featherstone

Nigel Featherstone

Nigel Featherstone is a writer of contemporary adult...

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In her foreword, Emily Maguire says, ‘You need a desperate, hungry energy to tell a story, to write a poem, to scratch at the surface of a life and see what slithers beneath.’ For some, the university campus is the place for this desperation and hunger to find a voice and have a public hearing. For the University of Sydney, the public hearing is in the form of Perspectives, through which we experience almost thirty new writers and artists, who reveal diverse themes, points of view, and technical abilities.

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Published in September 2014 no. 364

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