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Tim Winton: abjection, meaning-making and Australian sacredness

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posted on 2024-06-17, 19:25 authored by Lyn Mc CreddenLyn Mc Credden
This article places the fiction of Tim Winton within a context which investigates the sacred implications of his work It employs Kristeva's notions of abjection, extending their religious connotations, and asks how Australian literature of the sacred interacts with a secular national culture.

History

Journal

Journal of the Association for the Study of Australian Literature

Volume

16

Season

Winter

Pagination

1-9

Location

Sydney, N.S.W.

Open access

  • Yes

eISSN

1833-6027

Language

eng

Publication classification

C Journal article, C1 Refereed article in a scholarly journal

Copyright notice

2016, The Authors

Issue

1

Publisher

Association for the Study of Australian Literature