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Voss

The aborigines are the indigenous people of Australia. They have lived there for many thousands of years, carrying on their unique culture despite centuries of colonization by white Europeans. The...

Latest answer posted January 6, 2020, 12:19 pm (UTC)

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Patrick White's novel Voss was published in 1957, the fifth of twelve novels that the London-born Australian novelist would write. White would be awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1973. Many...

Latest answer posted July 4, 2020, 9:58 pm (UTC)

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The sixteenth and final chapter of Patrick White's Voss ties together some of the story's loose ends. A narrative that had moved back and forth between Sydney and the Australian outback ends in the...

Latest answer posted August 25, 2020, 12:27 pm (UTC)

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I haven't read Voss either, but I imagine the effect of the Australian landscape would be something very similar to the importance of the American West landscape to literature of that area in the...

Latest answer posted March 17, 2011, 10:11 am (UTC)

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