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Last supper : the creation and recreation of Alexander Pearce

Cormick, Craig. 2006, Last supper : the creation and recreation of Alexander Pearce, Ph.D. thesis, School of Communication and Creative Arts, Deakin University.


Title Last supper : the creation and recreation of Alexander Pearce
Author Cormick, Craig.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Communication and Creative Arts
Faculty Faculty of Arts
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 2006
Keyword(s) Pearce, Alexander, ca.1790-1824 - Fiction
Cormick, Craig - Criticism and interpretation
Convicts - Fiction - Tasmania
Cannibalism - Fiction - Tasmania
Summary A creative reimagining of the life of Alexander Pearce (1790?-1824), the 'cannibal convict' of Van Diemen's Land, seeking a more historically accurate portrayal than the narrow stereotypes seen in literature, such as the brutish character Gabbett in Marcus Clarke's 1874 novel "For the term of his natural life." The critical exegesis surveys the literary tradition of the convict novel in Australia.
Notes Degree conferred 2007.
Language eng
Description of original 252 leaves ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification A823.3
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30027132

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