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Contemporary Australian novels and crises of ecologies
thesisposted on 2017-06-01, 00:00 authored by David S. Harris
This thesis argues that literature can cultivate our sensuous attunement to ecological crises and enhance our powers of living amid these crises. These literary potentials are confirmed in studies of novels by Alexis Wright, Janette Turner Hospital and Tim Winton.